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Glimmer of Hope

To help teens express their emotions using creativity

  • Started 21 Jul
  • 25 British pounds
  • Kinson Road

Available spots

Service Description

A Box Full of Joy and AIMCommunity are excited to be offering an amazing project to help teens (13+) share their vision of hope through art and writing whilst giving them the opportunity to become published authors. With over 90,000 referrals in March 2022 to mental health services in the England there is no denying that support is needed for our young people. We are running a project to help teens join together, build community and show what 'hope' means to them. With the help of mentors they will produce a book which will include a creative piece from each young person and their story of hope in struggle. The project will run between July and October and be delivered through a mix of recorded videos and live mentoring sessions. Live sessions will be on the following dates: Thursday 21st July - Parent and Teen welcome session 7.30pm Zoom Monday 15th Aug - Check in Q and A * Please note that the remaining sessions will take place DURING the weeks shown, finalised date will be shared soon. W/C 5th, 12th, 19th Sept Writing Process Mentoring W/C 26th Sept: How to market your book Masterclass W/C 17th Oct Book Launch and event An optional in person session drop in will run on (Thurs or Fri 21st/22nd July) for those local to BCP area

Upcoming Sessions

Contact Details

  • Kinson Road, Bournemouth BH10 5HD, UK

    + 01202 548208