Projects based in Islington
Anti-Bullying Massif (ABM) >>
The ABM are working to combat bullying at school, in London and on a national level!They run a peer-mentoring scheme counselling young people, operate an anonymous teacher/student referral process and raise awareness through workshops and assemblies about bullying in their school and local area.
Elthorne Connexions and Elthorne Youth Club >>
Aims to improve facilities and activities for young people in the area.
Fairbridge Estate Youth Committee >>
Campaigning for a community centre on the estate.
Bentham Estate >>
Opening up the community centre to young people.
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