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Save the Date: Arts and Resilience Toolkit

Come to Goldsmiths to learn more and celebrate the work of our Arts and Resilience Community of Practice

Posted: 10/03/2022

Join us to find out more about the Arts and Resilience Toolkit for those working with children and young people.

At our event, we will

  • Introduce the toolkit
  • Have guest speakers who use resilience in their work with children and young people
  • Refreshments and opportunity to meet others locally interested in these ideas

This toolkit has been developed with the Community of Practice including local arts organistaions and practitioners, BoingBoing and LEAN. It is designed to provide tools and resources to help think through your practice. It is designed to be a working document that will adapt and change with feedback and research from the sector.


What is the Arts and Resilience Community of Practice?

London Borough of Lewisham was one of 12 areas approached by Big Lottery in
2014 to pilot
programmes to improve the mental health and resilience of 10-14 year olds.
After aperiod of
consultation, the HeadStart Lewisham programme ran over 16 months with a range
of interventions

responded to the call as part of Lewisham’s
HeadStart Innovation Fund and secured

to develop Lewisham’s Arts and Resilience Community
of Practice (originally called


"Just to say a huge thanks ... I am looking forward to progressing with this project thanks to your support, advice and guidance"

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