Focusing on Football Newark Youth provide a secure and safe environment for young people to play and socialise, without the fear of crime, bullying and violence. NY uses sport to develop the skills and capabilities of young people to enable them to participate in society as independent, mature and responsible citizens. The charity runs structured coaching sessions for ages 6 -16 years old and has an incredible 200 members participating each week.
Switchback is an intensive rehabilitation programme that helps young adult offenders make real, long lasting change after their release from prison. This very different charity helps young men through the prison gates and into work supporting them on a one on one daily basis.
Splash was formed by Tower Hamlets residents in 1988 to give local people a voice in the regeneration resulting from the huge redevelopments proposed for near by Docklands. Splash are now an ACTIVE community group promoting social inclusion through a variety of Community and Youth Work Projects, clubs and after school groups.