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Kildare County Council

Mission / Aims

Kildare County Council will continue to identify, text to replace with 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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