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Khulisa

Khulisa (“to nurture”) is a UK registered charity delivering unique, powerful and creative programmes to offenders and those at-risk of crime, violence and victimisation

Khulisa is part of Waltham Forest's Gangs Prevention Programme and runs activities such as:

  1. Recruitment of first cohort of young people via Waltham Forests Community Engagement Team and the Youth Independent Advisory Group (YIAG).  Cohort of 12-15 young people (ages 14-19) participate in Khulisa’s 3-day Silence the Violence programme and are introduced to the Young Stars Social Enterprise concept (see: www.youngstars.me)
  2. Cohort from Waltham Forest has two days team-building and motivation with Newham Young Stars, including introduction to concepts of Social Enterprise
  3. Peer-led Young Stars “chapter” is set up in Waltham Forest with weekly meetings and support from Khulisa volunteers
  4. The group recruits a 2nd cohort of peers to participate on 3-day Silence the Violence programme and who are then introduced to Young Stars concept
  5. Continued support of local Young Stars chapter with a focus on disseminating the “peace pledge” and key messages to family, community and schools
  6. Khulisa offers free half or full day workshops to families, communities or schools as reward for Young Stars outreach efforts promoting the pledge.
  7. The group recruits a 3rd cohort of peers to participate on 3-day Silence the Violence programme and who are then introduced Young Stars concept
  8. Continued support of local Young Stars chapter with a focus on disseminating “peace pledge” and key messages to family, community and schools.  Khulisa offers free half or full day workshops to families, communities or schools as reward for Young Stars outreach efforts promoting the pledge.
  9. Increased focus on the development of the Social Enterprise and employability skills
  10. Waltham Forest Young Stars group is sustained through ongoing community and volunteer support and the development of its local activities through a peer-led Social Enterprise

 

For more information please get on touch with us using the below details.

Who to contact

Contact Name
Simon Fulford
Telephone
0207 561 3727
07738 705 285
Website
www.khulisa.co.uk

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