UNLOCKING COMMUNITY POTENTIAL & RESPONDING TO COMMUNITY NEED
The way we work:
We believe in action at a community level. This is the context for young people and their families, and peer influence and change is powerful.
What you said:
“It has been great to see the benefits of working with Inspire South West this year, in partnership with children and families from Forches Community – all participating together in activities on the school site after hours.”
Paul Wisken – Headteacher Forches Cross Primary.
“I feel so much better about myself and my ability to do things. No matter how hard, now I know that I will always find a way”
PROJECT 1 – Dance Project
This project ran weekly all year and was developed with Forches School to promote physical activity and active lifestyles.
27 children were involved, together with 12 parents
PROJECT 2 – The Phoenix Course
This week-long programme, run in partnership with Devon and Cornwall Fire and Rescue, focused on team building and self-confidence and involved nine Year 9 young people from Park School.
PROJECT 3 – Inspiring Health
This 36 week nutrition and fitness programme was funded by a successful application to Awards For All and involved 50 people. It began as a bodyweight exercise class and then, as a result of popular demand, focused in Pilates.
PROJECT 4 – Multi-sports Activities
The weekly programme ran for 36 weeks and was delivered in partnership with Exeter City Football Club
> It offered multi-sport activities including football and tag rugby.
> 25 children participated in the programme