Taking Part in The Complete Freedom of Truth

From the 11th to the 23rd of August, I was fortunate enough to be in the gorgeous town of Srebrenica in Bosnia & Herzegovina with over 100 other young people.  We had come together from seven countries across Europe for the first stage of The Complete Freedom of Truth. The Complete Freedom of Truth (TCFT) … Continue reading Taking Part in The Complete Freedom of Truth

Sex education should be a major focus point in schools

The education system seriously needs a revamp to meet more of the social and emotional needs of pupils.  Too many young people are going out into the world without necessary social, relationship and overall life skills, because they are often ignored in favour of academic teaching and increasing the knowledge/skills that will help them to … Continue reading Sex education should be a major focus point in schools

Creative Futures Programme Day 22: More Promotion

The focus on promotion continued in the lead up to Positive Summer Vibes, as we passed the middle mark of the week.  With just two days left until the event, it is essential for us to get the word out there and ensure that as many people know about the event as possible. Ruth Daniel … Continue reading Creative Futures Programme Day 22: More Promotion

Creative Futures Programme Day 17

With just over two weeks until 'Positive Summer Vibes' comes to the LNK Unit in Croydon, we had to get a move on with the overall planning of the event.  Although the wheels have been set in motion, they are moving at a slow, but steady pace, as we continue to make sure that everything … Continue reading Creative Futures Programme Day 17

Unemployment: Not Being Given a Chance

As young people struggle in their search to find a job, they find themselves hitting a particular wall over and over again, which knocks them down.  This wall is the potential employers who will not give them a chance. Speaking to a company yesterday who have a strong emphasis on youth employment, I gathered that … Continue reading Unemployment: Not Being Given a Chance