Safer Spaces

1 November 2019 – 1 November 2019

10:00 am - 16:30 pm

Tickets:
Full Price £85
Concessions £55

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If you have any access requirements you would like us to be aware of, please contact events@cleanbreak.org.uk and let us know.

Concessions Include: Students, 65 and over, people in receipt of disability benefits, people in receipt of unemployment benefits, Theatre union members and Freelance artists.

Safer Spaces

1 November 2019 – 1 November 2019

Safer Spaces is a one-day training course for theatre makers, criminal justice professionals and early career front line workers interested in developing their tool kit for working with young women in the criminal justice system and young women at risk of offending. This course will be led by Clean Break's Participation Manager, Lorraine Maher and guest co-facilitator, Cassandra Conteh.

Over the course of the day participants will be introduced to the working practices of Clean Break ‘s work with young women.

Through drama exercises, group work and discussion participants will:

  • Learn creative ideas for creating safe working environments for young women
  • Explore best practice in engaging and sustaining attendance to programmes
  • Gain confidence and skills in responding to challenging behaviour
  • Explore setting and maintaining boundaries
  • Explore best practice when working with young women who are living chaotic lifestyles
  • Explore exercises to support young women from vulnerable backgrounds in reaching their full potential

About Guest Co-Facilitator
Cassandra Conteh is a Well-Being Practitioner and group facilitator. She devises and facilitates personal development programmes using therapeutic communication skills and the arts to support the needs of her clients. She is a specialist in working with children and adults who are either on the fringes, have been in contact with and/or involved with the criminal justice system. She also works with adults with mental health illnesses in forensic settings and in the community.
Open to participants of any gender.

Concessions Include: Students, 65 and over, people in receipt of disability benefits, people in receipt of unemployment benefits, Theatre union members and Freelance artists.

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