We are delighted to announce that Arts and Health Check Up Check In 2018 takes place at the Crawford Art Gallery in Cork on Thursday 26 April. The keynote speaker will be the award-winning director and writer, Professor Anna Furse. Recognising the learning that has taken place in the arts and health sector over the last decade, the theme of this year’s event is Building Momentum. Participants will be invited to explore the importance of communication in partnership and how to challenge and nurture their creativity. This packed programme, featuring presentations by some of the leading figures working in arts and health in Ireland and the UK, is for healthcare professionals, arts practitioners and anyone interested in learning more about this exciting field.
The partners for Check Up Check In 2018 are www.artsandhealth.ie / Waterford Healing Arts Trust; Arts for Health Partnership, West Cork; HSE Health & Wellbeing, Cork & Kerry Community Health Organisation; Niche Community Health Project and Create, the national development agency for collaborative arts.
Full programme details and booking information to follow shortly.
Highlights from Check Up Check In 2017 in Sligo are available in this video by Sinead Dolan: http://www.artsandhealth.ie/resource/videos/arts-and-health-check-up-check-in-2017/