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The Arts Council has launched a new £37 million fund to support arts activity in areas where levels of involvement are currently low.

The Department of Health has published projected figures for 2012/13 public health spending.

The Department of Health has published a discussion paper which explores personal health budgets for people receiving NHS Continuing Healthcare.

NHS Enfield primary care trust has confirmed that in financial year 2012/13 the voluntary sector in the borough will receive £500,000 – a third less than the historic spend of £750,000 in previous years.

A multi-disciplinary team led by CRESC (Centre for Research on Socio-Cultural Change at the University of Manchester) Senior Research Fellow Dr Andrew Miles has been awarded £1.5 million by the Arts and Humanities Research Council for a

Following the success of a two year fundraising campaign, two large drawings by illustrators Posy Simmonds and Michael Foreman have recently been loaned to a hospital in Surrey by the charity Paintings in Hospitals.

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As part of the process to develop a Commissioning Outcomes Framework (COF) that measures the health outcomes and quality of care achieved by clinical commissioning groups, the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE)

A seminar hosted by The Centre for Research into the Arts as Well-Being at the University of Winchester.

Saving more Londoners’ lives through the early diagnosis and prevention of cancer and tackling childhood obesity are among the key priorities identified by the new London Health Improvement Board.

Arts 4 Dementia (A4D)’s London Arts Challenge in 2012 programme of challenging activities for people in the early stages of dementia and their carers, is now part of the London 2012 Inspire programme.

The Arts Council has announced the 16 major partner museums, as well as further details of the Museum Development Fund.

Arts & Health South West has announced the launch of the Arts & Health South West Awards sponsored by the Fine Family Foundation, designed to celebrate inspirational arts and health work in the South West.