Category Archives: Arts & Health

Arts OutWest’s internationally award winning arts and health program supports integrated arts-based programs across the health, ageing and disability sector.

Join the Cowra Wellbeing Choir

Join the Cowra Wellbeing Choir

Filed : Ageing, disability, wellbeing projects .

We’re launching a new choral group in Cowra for mental health wellbeing, running on Sunday afternoons, 2-3.30pm, starting June 11. Read the Full article

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Art projects for good mental health

Art projects for good mental health

Filed : Ageing, disability, wellbeing projects, Arts & Health, Projects .

Community choirs, visual arts and photography workshops, and drama activities for adults make up a multi-arts approach to building good mental health across the NSW central west. Read the Full article

Colouring in books distributed to hospitals

Colouring in books distributed to hospitals

Filed : Arts & Health, In Hospitals, Lachlan Health Service Culture & Arts Program, Projects .

We’ve produced a colouring in book for patients, visitors and staff at Parkes and Forbes Hospitals featuring work by artists from the NSW Central West . Read the Full article

Hospital exhibition documents recovery stories of mental illness

Hospital exhibition documents recovery stories of mental illness

Filed : Arts & Health, In Hospitals, Projects .

A travelling exhibition of photographs documenting the recovery stories of people living with complex mental illness will go on display at Bathurst Hospital from Tuesday 4 April, 2017. Read the Full article

Arts & health: Wiradjuri signage program expands

Arts & health: Wiradjuri signage program expands

Filed : Aboriginal Arts, Arts & Health, In Hospitals, Lachlan Health Service Culture & Arts Program, Projects .

The award winning Wiradjuri language signage at Parkes and Forbes hospitals will now be rolled out to other hospitals in inland NSW, in local Aboriginal languages.  Read the Full article