The arts will be the next major healing practice to be adopted by the public, according to our Founding Director Ping Ho. Click here to see why, if you missed our year-end newsletter. And to this point, the United Kingdom has launched a national initiative for social prescribing of the arts and other activities for addressing the health consequences of loneliness. The plan also includes collaboration with charitable organizations and creation of community gathering spaces. The unveiling of their plan came on the heels of a similar initiative launched in Canada.
Click here to view the Smithsonian Magazine article about the initiative.
Click here to view the actual UK report on the initiative.