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co|Create

The artists we work with are pioneering new ways of reaching out to, and working with, individuals and communities to empower them through creativity to change their lives and perspectives. To facilitate artists to do this ground breaking work, and continually innovate their practice, our co|Create programme provides structured support in the form of:

  • training courses for emerging and established socially engaged artists
  • Creative Conversations bringing together leading thinkers and practitioners to reflect upon emerging issues and debates, and share ideas
  • creative networking events to share inspiration and provide peer support.

Up coming events:

Online training, Level 2 Certification

8-10 weeks - Free - although T&Cs apply

Online training, Level 2 Certification, 8-10 weeks Course options: Awareness of Mental Health Problems Awareness of Common Health Conditions Understanding Behaviour that Challenges Care Planning Dignity and Safeguarding End of Life Care Caring for Children and Young People Dementia...
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Mental Health Training - Monthly Talks

Learn about Mental Health conditions & potential impact

In partnership with AWP NHS Partnership Trust Do you work with community groups or specific mental health groups, or are you interested in widening your understanding and awareness of mental health issues and conditions to start working in this area? If you are then these monthly courses and...
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Mental Health Awareness Training for Artists & Volunteers

Monday 26th June 2017 10am-1pm and 2-4pm

Supporting People with Mental Health Needs and Supporting People with Mental Health Needs in Group situations For those of you who missed the first mental health awareness training day, the morning will cover Supporting people with mental health needs including mental health awareness, stigma,...
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The Art Of Fundraising

Thursday 06 July, Bath

A full day workshop led by professional fundraiser Jo Byron and Rebecca Swindell, an artist with personal experience of successful fundraising for creative projects. We are very fortunate to be joined by Ruth Kapadia from Arts Council England who will present her perspective and advice in...
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Embedding Five Ways to Wellbeing into Arts Practice

Register your interest for the next course

The Embedding Five Ways to Wellbeing workshop is for artists who have a basic knowledge of the Five Ways and who are keen to extend their knowledge and embed the Five Ways into their practice.  We support participants to think about how they can use the Five Ways from simple to more complex ideas...
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[PAST EVENT] Creative Inspiration 2

Radical Landscapes with Camilla Nelson - Tuesday 16 May

Exploring Sound, Movement, Mark and Language making in the landscape Radical Landscapes offers a chance to explore sound, movement, mark- and language-making exercises in the landscape with a view to developing work, or simply to extend your existing practice. This workshop introduces a variety of...
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[PAST EVENT] Creative Care

For Activity Coordinators, Care Staff and Volunteers

This exciting new course is for anyone working with older people or involved in their care, it will introduce practical ideas in a range of art forms (including Apps), Dance, Drama, Visual Art and the Five Ways to Wellbeing across eight weeks and finish with presentations of ideas created through...
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[PAST EVENT] Creative Inspiration 1

Poem Factory with Camilla Nelson - Tuesday 07 March

Exploring material, embodied & performative approaches to collaborative language practice Artist Camilla Nelson will provide inspiration and new skills for artists of different disciplines through the sharing and exploration of the development of her work Poem Factory, which highlights the work...
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