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Think pieces by commissioners and influencers

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Think pieces produced by the Cultural Commissioning Programme to inspire and influence commissioning of arts and cultural provision by public services

Policy makers and influencers from the fields of social care, health and public health and influencers and innovators from the arts and cultural sector

The cultural commissioning programme’s high level round table, chaired by Lord Bichard, October 2014 

Why commissioning of arts and cultural providers makes an important contribution to the council’s vision

Presentation by Emma Hanson, head of Kent County Council’s strategic commissioning

Gary Wallace talks about what commissioners are looking for and how arts and cultural organisations can connect with them

Video Q and A with Gary Wallace, senior specialist drugs and alcohol team manager, Plymouth City Council

Dr Shirley Woods-Gallagher gives practical tips on how can arts and cultural organisations show that their work makes a difference

Q and A with Dr Shirley Woods-Gallagher, Greater Manchester public service reform team

Christian Markandu talks about the priorities for his service, and the opportunities for arts and cultural organisations

Q and A with adult services commissioner

Linden Rowley explores who the commissioners of public services are and how arts and cultural organisations can best talk to them

Who are the commissioners?

Role of academia in helping the value of arts and cultural providers be recognised by commissioners

Q and A with Professor Norma Daykin, University of Winchester, September 2015

Stephen Clift talks about how the arts sector can respond to evidence needs of health commissioners

Question and answer Session, Summer 2015

Rolling out an evidence-based model of arts-based work for dementia care

The cultural commissioning programme explores Age Exchange’s RADIQL programme and its evidence base, October 2015

Using arts and cultural organisations within a social model of support for people living with mental health challenges

Video Q&A with Jason Joseph, Commissioning Manager, Suffolk County Council

How commissioning arts and cultural activities can help with people’s health and wellbeing

Video Q&A with Janet Probert, Chief Officer, NHS Hambleton, Richmondshire and Whitby Clinical Commissioning Group

The value that commissioning arts and culture brings

Podcast Q&A with Emma Hanson, Head of Strategic Commissioning Adult Community Support, Kent County Council

The role of academia in helping the value of arts and cultural providers be recognised as commissioners 

Written Q&A with Professor Norma Daykin, University of Winchester

How can arts organisations provide evidence of their impact on health outcomes

Video Q&A with Professor Stephen Clift, Director, Sydney de Haan Research Centre for Arts and Health, Canterbury Christchurch University

The contribution of arts in whole system approaches

Andrew Holden discusses London Borough of Southwark’s Early Action Commission


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