Weʼre raising £10,000 to Help fund the Boombox Youth Project in Weston Super Mare offering positive opportunities for disadvantaged young people aged 10-18 years
- Weston Super Mare
- 9 days to go
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The Boombox Youth Project is working with young people aged 10-18 years who are living in South Ward, Weston Super Mare an area ranked as being in the top 5% most economically and socially deprived in the United Kingdom. We deliver a range of youth work opportunities that enable young people to make informed decisions about the high risk issues effecting their lives including substance use and abuse, crime, drug running, inappropriate use of the internet and knives. We are reaching 450 young people per year with 60 young people regularly attending the Boombox Youth sessions. We are using a youth mobile to reach young people across the estates our team of dedicated youth workers are building strong effective relationships with young people through which we are offering support, advice and guidance and opportunities to engage in activities which are creative, challenging and fun.
We continue to value and appreciate the ongoing governance and support we receive from Boomsatsuma Creative CIC. Thank you.
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Mar 10, 2019
Great stuff Elaine
Mar 9, 2019
Great idea . Good luck Elaine XX
Mar 9, 2019
Good Luck and well done for everything you have achieved so far 😀
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Weston Super Mare
Elaine Harris, JNC professionally qualified youth worker, 28 years experience of managing and delivering youth service provision for young people aged 11-25 years. Raised £260,000 to create the Boombox Youth Project in 2017