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The creative arts help make sense of our human condition and provide a safe context for exploring our physical and mental health, and social and emotional wellbeing.

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Dance to health

Dance to Health integrated the remote but connected professional communities of physiotherapy and artistic dance in taking the principles of two evidence-based falls management exercise programmes and embedding them into a creative dance programme.

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Remember to dance

The aim of the Remember to Dance project was to research the impact of the dance movement programmes on quality of life and wellbeing for people in different stages of dementia.

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Prosper Project

The Prosper Project ran from 2013 to 2014 and aimed to produce a model of creative practice integrating dance and digital technology to affect ‘transformation’ and ‘transportation’ for participants and spectators through choreographed reflective and symbolic representations of real-life stories narrated by older people, some of whom had severe disabilities.

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Edna project

The aim of this pilot project was to evaluate the benefits to health and wellbeing of dance and arts activities for older people in Medway and Gravesham.

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