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Music for Dementia 2020 (M4D2020) is launching the first ever Musical Map for Dementia. Its aim is to provide those affected by who live with the condition information on music-based events and services in their area. 

Music for Dementia 2020 (M4D2020), the campaign that aims to make music available for everyone living with dementia by 2020, has launched its first quarterly newsletter. 

Arts Council England has funded Disability Arts Online to produce a guide clarifying the Access to Work process and to provide specific advice for arts and cultural workers.  

Researchers at the University of Bristol are conducting research in order to better understand wellbeing and are seeking people to take part in an online questionnaire study.

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has released a fact sheet on the role of the arts in improving health and well-being in the WHO European Region, ahead of the launch of the Health Evidence Network (HEN) synthesis report on arts and health on 11 November. 

The Baring Foundation has been funding work that engages older people in arts and culture for nearly 10 years.