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Arts & Health

City-Centre graffiti project helps ARTiculate positive mental health message

Thursday 15th June 2017 at 9am 0 Comments Arts & Health, Youth Arts

A graffiti project is just one element in a series of arts-led initiatives helping to create a dialogue around positive mental health and wellbeing at Extern, a city-centre charity which offers help and support to marginalised young people.

Pictured are Séamus Mullen (PHA), Lorraine Calderwood (Arts Council), Chris Deconink (Extern), artists Glenn Black and Ken Maze (Blaze FX), with some of the staff and young people involved in Extern’s arts project funded through the ARTiculate Programme Image: Pictured are Séamus Mullen (PHA), Lorraine Calderwood (Arts Council), Chris Deconink (Extern), artists Glenn Black and Ken Maze (Blaze FX), with some of the staff and young people involved in Extern’s arts project funded through the ARTiculate Programme
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Derry play tackling suicide and mental health to help young people in US

Tuesday 2nd May 2017 at 9am 0 Comments Drama, Arts & Health

A hard-hitting play from Northern Ireland that boldly tackles the issues of suicide and mental health is set to help young people and adults in the US.

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Citywide arts programme promotes positive mental health

Monday 24th April 2017 at 4pm 0 Comments Youth Arts, Arts & Health

A new citywide arts initiative in Derry-Londonderry is helping to promote positive mental health and wellbeing among young people.

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