East of England

Punting on the Cam
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Each region is represented by two champions: one from the museums sector and one from the arts sector, each working with health and wellbeing. The regional champions are working with the Culture, Health and Wellbeing Alliance in a voluntary capacity. Become a member and join the conversation.

Miranda Stearn at The CHWA Gather In, The Herbert, 2021
Image: Jenny Harper

Miranda Stearn
University of Cambridge Museums

Alex Casey at The CHWA Gather In, The Herbert 2021
Image: Jenny Harper

Alex Casey
Co-director, Suffolk Artlink

CHWA East Member Networking Forum: 31 March 2022, 2.30-4.30pm

CHWA Regional Champions, Alex Casey and Miranda Stearn, invite you to join the first in a series of CHWA East Member Networking Forums

The forum will feature information on the upcoming Creativity and Wellbeing Week (16-22 May 2022), opportunities to network with colleagues working in the sector and a chance to share your thoughts on the format and content of future events. 

Photo credit: Nick Iliot

Creative Health and Social Prescribing Event, May 2019

Organisations gathered from across the health and cultural sectors in the East at the inaugural Creative Health Network event on the afternoon of Thursday 16th May at the DanceHouse, Ipswich.

This event focussed on Creative Health and Social Prescribing and the programme included a presentation by Lord Howarth Co-Chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Group report, Creative Health (http://www.artshealthandwellbeing.org.uk/appg-inquiry/)

Case studies from across the region and a panel discussion was held on the development and delivery of social prescribing.

This event was part of the work of the Culture, Health and Wellbeing Alliance, a new national sector support organisation funded by Arts Council England. It was organised by Suffolk Artlink and the University of Cambridge Museums as Eastern representatives for the Alliance steering group.

Norfolk Creativity & Wellbeing Week 2019

To find out more about the activities taking place in Norfolk during Creativity and Wellbeing Week 10-June 2019, please click here.

Garage Toddler Dance