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Arts in the Community Training Day

Tuesday 19 October
National Centre for Writing, Dragon Hall
10am - 3pm
£20

Are you an early-career community arts practitioner, or is your support service looking to embed arts provision into their practice?

This day-long training session led by experienced arts practitioner Ruth Collins will provide you with the basics in community arts project facilitation. It includes:

  • Access to case studies
  • Advice on funding, partnership working and project delivery
  • Time for peer support, networking and action learning
  • A list of resources for you to take away with you

It is perfect for freelancers just entering the sector or those looking to support resilience and recovery in communities through the arts, across all creative disciplines. It also suits those working in community organisations or social care who would like to develop arts projects to support their beneficiaries.

Places on the session are £20 – the training is subsidised with funding with support through Arts Council England’s Cultural Recovery Fund. Bursaries are also available to support transport costs for those travelling across the region.

To ensure social distancing, places are limited to 15.

Travel bursaries

We have travel bursaries available for those who otherwise wouldn’t be able to attend the session. Please get in touch via learning@nationalcentreforwriting.org.uk with ‘Arts in the Community Bursary’ in the subject line. In the body of the email, please let us know the location that you require assistance from/to and the mode of transport you are comfortable taking.

About the training leader

Ruthie Collins is a writer and socially-engaged arts practitioner born in Cambridge, East Anglia. Inspired by the way writing can cross disciplines ‘off the page’ and into life, her writing and cross-arts text-based work has been broadcast on TV and radio, published in the Guardian, and appeared as public art, installation, texts, posters and critical writing. She has produced a range of publicly funded arts festivals and programmes that inspire access to art and literature – from family and intergenerational, to socially-inclusive feminist arts.

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October 19, 2021 10:00 am October 19, 2021 10:00 am Europe/London Arts in the Community Training Day Writers' Centre Norwich –

Are you an early-career community arts practitioner, or is your support service looking to embed arts provision into their practice? This day-long training session led by experienced arts practitioner Ruth Collins will provide you with the basics in community arts project facilitation. It includes: Access to case studies Advice on funding, partnership working and project […]

National Centre for Writing, Dragon Hall Writers Centre Norwich