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Kildare County Council

Mission / Aims

Kildare County Council will continue to identify, advocate for, influence and provide support for artists and agencies involved in arts and health practice.  Guiding princples for this work are:

  • Access and participation;
  • Partnership approach;
  • Quality artistic practice;
  • Training and professional development;
  • Documentation and evaluation.

Areas of activities

  • Support the development of the arts programme in Naas Hospital;
  • Promoting and facilitating access to and participation in arts initiatives for users of mental health services;
  • Developing arts provision for older people;
  • Supporting arts programmes and training for service users and staff of intellectual disability services;
  • Support the work of Arts and Wellbeing Specialist, Aras Kildare/West Wicklow.

Artform(s)

Dance, Film, Literature, Multidisciplinary, Music, Theatre, Visual Art

Contact

Lucina Russell
Arts Officer

Address

Kildare County Council Arts Service
Riverbank
Newbridge
Co Kildare

Telephone

045-448318

Email

lrussell@kildarecoco.ie

Web Address

http://www.kildare.ie/artsservice


Dublin North East


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