Project Name: Produce and Progress
Delivery Dates: 3 blocks of creative workshops delivered over 12 weeks between September 2016 – March 2017
Commissioner: Children In Need
Target Cohort: 10-18 year old disadvantaged children and young people
Partners: The Acre Young People’s Centre Kirkby, The YMCA Leicester, T.B.C.
Project's Key Objective: To aid individual’s own progression whilst helping others and making positive contributions to their community.
Summary: Produce and Progress is an East Midlands based programme aiming to co-produce creative activity with young people to address problems specific to their geographic area. The project spans 3 years, with 3 communities targeted each year. The project aims to improve the communication, self-confidence and team working skills of the participants. Each workshop series lasts 12 weeks for approximately 2 hours per week.
Project Name: Kirk Lodge Creative Activities
Delivery Dates: Every Monday 1pm - 3pm
Commissioner: Kirk Lodge
Target Cohort: Male residents at Kirk Lodge Probation Hostel
Partners: Kirk Lodge
Project's Key Objective: Engaging residents in positive, creative activity and helping them to develop practical and social skills to aid in their personal development.
Summary: Photography, music and arts/crafts enrichment sessions.