SWAY’S CURRENT PROJECTS
Work includes staff going out into the local community at peak times (when schools finish) and engaging in conversations with young people to support the reduction of anti-social behaviour and improve community cohesion. Young people are also encouraged to attend the Youth Club Café.
Youth Club Café
Based at St John’s Community Centre the club is open every Friday from 3.30pm – 7 pm for participants of secondary school age. Participants engage in social activities and receive support in making informed decisions about their future aspirations and any issues of concern and signposted to professional agencies according to their area of need.
Are held during the Summer Holidays with separate activities provided for children 8-12yrs and young people aged 13-18yrs. Activities include Kayaking, Go-Carting, Archery, T-Shirt design, Altitude Heights, creating their own song on a CD, a dance video and much more.
Schools & Outreach
Funded by Brent’s Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) to provide Outreach services once a week to three local secondary schools in the areas of Wembley Park, Wembley High Road and Alperton. Staff also provide services such as mentoring and life skills workshops to the schools during the academic year.