[PDF] Creative Health: The Arts for Health and Wellbeing Report - Policy Briefing

Publisher:
All Party Parliamentary Group on Arts, Health and Wellbeing
Publication date:
01 July 2017

Abstract

Key Messages: • The All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on Arts, Health and Wellbeing has undertaken a major inquiry into the role of the arts in health and wellbeing • The new APPG report, Creative Health: The Arts for Health and Wellbeing, contains compelling evidence of ways in which arts engagement can improve the public’s health. • This includes helping with selfmanagement, tackling obesogenic environments, improving mental health, promoting healthier ageing and tackling health inequalities.