As board meetings return to in-person events, Projects4Change used our AGM to celebrate the great achievements of the charity and hard work from our staff, during a challenging time, when our services were needed more than ever. This month, we were pleased to finally...
Multiverse Arcade Comes to Cowgate
In October 2019, we brought the Unfolding Theatre’s Multiverse Arcade to the heart of Cowgate and listened to the community. The arcade was exactly that, a space set up with arcade themed games, all designed to inspire people to think about society, the environment...
Spotlight on Andy
As part of our feasibility study and detached youth work in Cowgate, we’re excited to be working in partnership with Andy Oman. Andy is a fantastic documentary photographer and is working around the Cowgate area and within our projects to really capture the essence of...
Bringing back Betty’s Hut!
Betty - photo credit to Andy Oman Chances are if you grew up in Cowgate in the last 50 years, you’ll know who Betty Playford is and will most likely have fond memories of Betty’s Hut. That’s what we’ve found during our time in Cowgate and that’s why we’re making it...
Thank you, LIVE
CEO Kelly Coates (nee Bland) celebrates the 21st Anniversary of LIVE Youth Theatre by reflecting on her time with them as a teenager
Change Makers in Parliament
It’s hard to believe we’re already so far into into the Change Maker Volunteers programme, as May comes to an end our volunteers are taking a little break and we’re reflecting on what a great year it’s been. May has been a very busy month for us and we’re lucky that...
Are you interested in working with Projects4Change?
Projects4Change has now been running for over a year and we're really proud of the progress we've made in that time. During this time we've been lucky enough to have a great group of trustees who have helped to develop P4C into the charity it is today. WE LOVE YOUTH...
Can Dreaming Improve our Mental Health?
As part of our Change Maker Volunteers Programme we’re giving our young people the opportunity to blog about what’s important to them. In part 2 of this feature, Esha talks about dreaming and how important our dreams can be in helping us to understand and improve our mental health.
Youth Leadership – Part 2. Building better leaders for the future.
I can’t help thinking that we are rewarding a certain set of leadership characteristics that are destructive to society, are the qualities of those who currently lead and influence really something to be emulated by young people? What are we saying when we vote in or...
A Note on Youth Leadership – Part 1
CEO and Founder of P4C, Kelly Coates, gives us her thoughts of Leadership & the youth of today
Coping with Trauma – One year on from the Manchester Arena Bombings
We’re so grateful to our first Young Change Maker Volunteer, Courtney, aged 15, for sharing her thoughts on coping with trauma, based on her recent, real life experience. This is her story.
We Need Your Help!
We’re funding for the Youth Social Action North East Change Maker Volunteer Programme and we’d like you to help us.
Who Are Projects4Change? Meet the Team…
To fully understand Projects4Change you have to get to know the people behind it. Their passion for Youth Work and their local communities is what we hope will drive the charity to succeed! Over the next few months we’ll introduce you to the Board of Trustees, our key...
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