Building Young Brixton Collective

Lead Provider: High Trees Community Development Trust

 

1. High Trees Community Development Trust

High Trees deliver three services, Adventure Play, Youth Night and Youth Coach which are designed to improve social and emotional capabilities. Youth Coach provides a practical toolkit to build young people's resilience. The other two services embed a curriculum which aim to improve life chances for young  people.

220 Upper Tulse Hill, London SW2 2NS

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2. Marcus Lipton Community Enterprise

Engage around 60 at-risk youth through a thought-provoking and empowering programme addressing gang-culture, risky behaviour, marginalisation, physical, mental, emotional health and disillusionment of hope. Offers structured workshops focusing on healthy transition from childhood to adulthood and exploring strategies to overcome challenges.

Minet Road, London SW9 7UH  


3. The Baytree Centre

Baytree provides a safe, single sex space for girls to flourish.

300-302 Brixton Rd, London SW9 6AE

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4. IRMO (The Indo-American, Refugee and Migrant Organisation)

IRMO Latin American Youth Forum increases the social and emotional capabilities of Latin American young people through key activities 1) ESOL classes 2) Creative arts workshops 3) One to one mentoring

8, Warwick House, Overton Rd, Brixton, London SW9 7JP

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5. Spiral Skills

Spiral deliver a programme giving young people experience of various professions by inviting real life industry professionals to give talks, mentoring and advice

8 Rochester House Rushcroft Road SW2 1JR

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6. Ebony Horse Club

EHC provides a supportive, safe and educational environment for young people to learn new skills such as riding, animal welfare and yard management while expanding soft skills (self-esteem, confidence, individual/group working, commitment)

51 Millbrook Rd, Brixton, London SW9 7JD

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7. The Advocacy Academy

Confidence builkding, public speaking, identify issues they are passionate about and give young people opportunities to utilise those skills.

(Outreach service)

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Anyone over 21 who shares the YLC's aims and values

Cooperatives include non-profit community organizations and businesses that are owned and managed by the people who use its services or by the people who work there.

A town council is a democratically elected form of government for small municipalities or civil parishes. A council may serve as both the representative and executive branch.

The current district of Lambeth was part of the large ancient parish of Lambeth St Mary in the Brixton hundred of Surrey.

Anyone between the ages of 11 and 19, or under 25 for those who use services from Lambeth Council because of a disability.