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Blessed are the #peace makers. #youthwork #community

This inspiring TED talk is a testament to brilliant youth and community work practice and I really encourage you to watch it, even if you are not directly involved in such things: 7 more words


Recharged Peens

It has been 7 months since our placement has ended in Cabiao, Nueva Ecija. 7 months of rekindling our experiences, our counterparts, our host homes and what keep us busy at the moment. 408 more words

Random Thoughts

Their Social Action and Ours – social change or social control?

Further to the post on the paltry Social Action fund announced by the Cabinet Office, Breathtaking Hypocrisy, a much-needed antidote to today’s distortion of the meaning of social action is to be found in this pamphlet,  542 more words


The Reading Room: Further developments after the 8th visit

Towards the end of May I started to go printing crazy!

I’d introduced it to some of the groups I worked with, decide to use it for workshops with an Oxford Philomusica  Community Project at Northern House, and thinking more an more about the event I’d had in the back of my mind at The Reading Room. 213 more words


Visit to The New Art Gallery 'Small Worlds'

20th May 2015:

I visited The New art Gallery, Walsall today to meet Zoe and discuss the dementia outreach project with her..

I looked around the work and talked over workshop ideas with her and Janet. 113 more words

Community Work

The Reading Room: 4th Visit

4th Visit: 7th April 2015

I’m pretty sure this was the day when I went to the coffee morning. I didn’t film any video as I was waiting for the microphone and so just had coffee with some people from the village and some of the trustees, took notes from the conversations and listened to the history they told me. 169 more words


The Reading Room: 3rd Visit


This post took place on 27th March 2015, so obviously I was researching and thinking about this during my visit


3rd Visit: 2nd April 2015… 767 more words