Arts for Health and Wellbeing Shortlisted for Cardiff Life Awards 2019

We are absolutely thrilled to announce that we have been shortlisted in the “Health and Wellbeing” category at the Cardiff Life Awards 2019. The Cardiff Life Awards are an annual event held at City Hall in Cardiff, run by MediaClash, the publishers of Cardiff Life magazine. They’re designed to celebrate the best of the best … Continue reading Arts for Health and Wellbeing Shortlisted for Cardiff Life Awards 2019

Cardiff and Vale UHB Launches five year Arts in Health Strategy

The creative arts can offer a powerful contribution to the experience of patients in care settings but, more importantly to a person’s wellbeing. There is an ever-growing body of evidence that demonstrates the benefits of the arts in health and social care settings. For example, a study in London found that after engaging with the … Continue reading Cardiff and Vale UHB Launches five year Arts in Health Strategy

MEMORIA puts the reality of living with dementia in the spotlight.

Members of Cardiff and Vale UHB Board, ahead of the September Board meeting, as well as staff from multiple teams including the Younger Onset Dementia team and the Mental Health Services for Older People team, were witness to a very special one-off performance of the play MEMORIA. MEMORIA is produced by a theatre company and … Continue reading MEMORIA puts the reality of living with dementia in the spotlight.