WHMIS – Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System

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WHMIS stands for the "Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System". It is a system of resources designed to reduce the risk from hazardous products in the workplace. It is governed by both Federal and Provincial Laws. Federal law (The Hazardous…

Al and Malka Green Artists’ Health Centre – Toronto

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The Al & Malka Green Artists’ Health Centre is a facility in the Family and Community Medicine Program at Toronto Western Hospital. Equipped with an Acoustic Studio and Movement Assessment Studio with a sprung floor to aid in diagnosis…

Arts Health Network Canada

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Canada's primary arts and health knowledge sharing, networking and capacity building hub, helping to promote and facilitate the development and growth of arts and health initiatives across Canada. As a not-for-profit organization, Arts Health…

Health & Safety – Theatre Ontario

To Act In Safety was a bold initiative funded by The Ontario Trillium Foundation and administered by Theatre Ontario to promote health and safety awareness in hundreds of professionals and volunteers involved in theatre all over Ontario.

Health Hazards – WritersServices (UK)

WritersServices provides services and information for writers. The founders of WritersServices have extensive personal experience of publishing, writing and the computer world. They know that life is getting even tougher for writers. It's become…

Health Canada

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Health Canada is the Federal department responsible for helping Canadians maintain and improve their health, while respecting individual choices and circumstances. Information is available on consumer safety, drugs & health products, environmental…

Canadian Alliance of Dance Artists (CADA)

CADA is a professional association of artists whose purpose is to improve the social status and working conditions of professional dance artists in Canada. Members receive a newsletter and benefit from protection under a group accident insurance…

Occupational Health and Safety (OHS)

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Occupational Health and Safety in Saskatchewan In Saskatchewan, workplace health and safety is governed by The Occupational Health and Safety Act, 1993 and The Occupational Health and Safety Regulations, 1996. The Act and Regulationsapply to…

50 ways to take care of yourself in the arts

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Great advice from Australia... "Feeling burned out? Here are practical tips and advice from community arts workers, artists, practitioners and managers on how to manage self-care in the arts."

Burning Out in the Arts

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"Working long hours for low pay, fighting for budgets and the emotional exhaustion tied to creative output are a recipe for burnout. Learn how to avoid it." ...additional links in article for free lancers

AMIEN Art Materials Information and Education Network

AMIEN is the only unbiased source of information about art materials on the Internet. AMIEN is a resource for artists dedicated to providing the most comprehensive, up-to-date, accurate, and unbiased factual information about artists' materials. AMIEN…