Arts Council of Northern Ireland

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for The Arts in Northern Ireland

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Arts & Health

Magherafelt school launches mental health awareness campaign

Tuesday 10th October 2017 at 11am 0 Comments Youth Arts, Arts & Health

Students from St Pius X College in Magherafelt are tackling mental health concerns head-on with a marketing campaign offering advice and support to fellow pupils, as part of World Mental Health Day (Tuesday 10th October).

Pictured are students Ciara Hughes, Aoife Brown, Maureen O Neill, Charlie Doyle, Ruairi O Neill, Shauna Mc Atamney, Thomas Mc Larnon and Ciaran Mc Keever Image: Pictured are students Ciara Hughes, Aoife Brown, Maureen O Neill, Charlie Doyle, Ruairi O Neill, Shauna Mc Atamney, Thomas Mc Larnon and Ciaran Mc Keever
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£1.5 million Arts Council National Lottery funding awarded to local projects

Wednesday 19th July 2017 at 2pm 0 Comments Arts & Disability, Community Arts, Music & Opera, Visual Arts, Arts & Health, Arts and Older People, Circus & Carnival Arts, Comedy, Craft, Dance, Drama, Film & TV, International Arts, Literature

50 arts organisations across Northern Ireland are set to benefit from over £1.5 million of Arts Council of Northern Ireland National Lottery funding, to bring a series of high quality arts projects to people across the region

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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.

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