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Youth Arts

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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School Choir of the Year 2017 winners announced

Tuesday 2nd May 2017 at 11am 0 Comments Music & Opera, Youth Arts

St Lawrence’s Primary School, Fintona and Regent House Grammar School, Newtownards have been named as Northern Ireland’s top senior and junior school choirs in the live final of BBC Radio Ulster School Choir Of The Year.

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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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