If you are 14 or older and looking to play a role in local life - The recruitment of young people to join the Southwark Youth Independent Advisory Group remains open. There is an information session being held Thursday 28th January 4pm via zoom for young people interested in joining – email firstname.lastname@example.org to register or for application pack. The Young advisors will be holding monthly [...]
After five Forums in a range of venues, here is a substantial video discussion featuring panellists from the past two years of working around Southwark in schools, a youth club and a theatre. https://vimeo.com/495904895 Contributors alongside the young people of Southwark include - two seasoned youth workers, Fokrul Meah and Donna Wallace a very senior retired Civil Servant from the [...]
Is Family in crisis in 2020? Money and the Pandemic - working and staying safe. What is your child doing with her/his friends and are you a talking family? if you are local and want anonymity, fine. Speak to us.
Building on the success of the LET'S TALK format, the 2020 series of Forums increased from three to six events, though due to Covid-19 the final event scheduled at Dulwich College was postponed due to lockdown. Overall therefore we are reaching further across our target area in Southwark, to more local schools, youth clubs and performing arts organisations. They began [...]
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The LET'S TALK 2020 Discussion Forums started in January 2020. We began at The Blue Elephant Theatre in Camberwell, visited Surrey Square Primary School - both in January; then in February we went to Highshore School in Camberwell; in March we visited Ark Walworth Academy and Bede House. Sadly the scheduled Forum at Dulwich College was postponed due to Covid-19. [...]
A YouTube channel to educate the parents was proposed by students in the first round of discussion Forums early in 2019. Community TV Trust is taking up the challenge and looking for young people to step forward and generate content for this channel. Podcast - text - image - video - music ... If you are 19 or under and [...]
A range of voices from our second Forum of 2020
Our latest recruit to the LET'S TALK 2020 Forums schedule is the 400 year old Dulwich College. They take part in late March. As will Bede Youth Adventure Project who are set to host an event next week. Bede were also a partner in LET'S TALK 2019. They were keen to offer a young person to chair the Forum and [...]
Many of the images used on this site show members and performers from Peckham's Movement Factory, an inspiring group of young people who work in dance and drama.