Arts Enterprise with a Social Purpose

Second Arts in Health survey suggests ‘massive’ culture change

Taking part in arts activities can prevent ill health and save the NHS money, an increasing proportion of GPs believe.

A second survey conducted in 2019 by Savanta ComRes on behalf of AESOP has shown a massive culture change within the NHS from 2018. Over a thousand GPs took part throughout the UK. The results have seen a significant shift in opinions in just one year on how arts-based interventions can be harnessed to improve the health and wellbeing of individuals.

A second survey conducted in 2019 by Savanta ComRes on behalf of AESOP has shown a massive cultur...

Second Arts in Health survey suggests ‘massive’ culture change

Aesop Institute

Professional development for the arts and health sectors

Aesop Institute responds to demand from both health and arts professionals for accredited, quality-assured arts in health training that is tailored to personal learning requirements and fits around busy work schedules. In collaboration with Canterbury Christ Church University.

Aesop Institute responds to demand from both health and arts professionals for accredited, qualit...

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Dance to Health

A falls prevention dance programme

Dance to Health is a nationwide pioneering community dance programme for older people. It combines evidence-based falls prevention principles with the creativity, expression and energy of dance.

Dance to Health is a nationwide pioneering community dance programme for older people. It combine...

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Active Ingredients

The Active Ingredients project has been developed jointly by Aesop and BOP Consulting.

It aims to deepen our understanding of the ways in which arts interventions in health and social contexts actually work – and to improve the ways these are designed and their impacts measured.

It aims to deepen our understanding of the ways in which arts interventions in health and social ...

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