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.

Wellbeing in Orange, Lithgow, Grenfell

Wellbeing in Orange, Lithgow, Grenfell

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

In Grenfell song-writing for men starts in July; In Orange mosaic making is underway at Ameroo Ward of Bloomfield Hospital; and we supported the subliminal festival in Lithgow. Read the Full article

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Wellbeing art workshops in Parkes

Wellbeing art workshops in Parkes

Filed : Ageing, disability, wellbeing projects, Lifelong Learning, Projects .

Starting in June. For carers of people with mental health issues. Spend 15 weeks making art with professional artists Maralyn Nash and Pol Cruz . Free.  Read the Full article

Arts’ role in dementia and palliative care

Arts’ role in dementia and palliative care

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

Arts OutWest’s arts and health coordinator Christine McMillan talks about the JRV Forbes project at Dementia and Palliative Care information sessions in Bathurst, Parkes, Orange, Dubbo and Blacktown June 19-23 . Read the Full article

Musicians in hospitals training

Musicians in hospitals training

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

A really exciting, paid opportunity for musicians in the Central West to be trained to work in hospitals and aged care. Applications close June 13. Read the Full article

Join the Cowra Wellbeing Choir

Join the Cowra Wellbeing Choir

Filed : Ageing, disability, wellbeing projects, Lifelong Learning .

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