Projects based in Brent
Alperton School >>
Five students from Alperton School have chosen to campaign to bring the diverse community they live in together and to improve employability and skills through art activities for everyone. Their campaign for art workshops has been so succesful that the group have secured over 16,000 in funding towards running further sessions and building an art gallery, a permanent space to exhibit work from their community art workshops.
OK Club >>
Mikeda, Shabaz, Corrine, Mikael and their youth worker Jay from Kilburn's OK Club want to improve understanding and build stronger relations between young people and the police.
Bang Edutainment >>
Bang Edutainment is a youth music project based in Brent. The group are working on a campaign to improve young people's accessibility to facilities for young people in Brent.
Youth Act training and campaigns are running throughout London. A national Youth Act Train the Trainers programme is also available. Please contact the Youth Act team for more information 020 7566 5033 or email Ade Sofola (firstname.lastname@example.org).
This project is based on the internationally successful Youth Act! programme of street law begun by Street Law Inc in the United States (www.streetlaw.org), which has campaigned to increase provision for homeless people, challenge discrimination and reduce gun crime. www.youthact.org