getting involved in the community

We empower young people to make a real difference in their communities by getting involved in exciting creative social action projects.


our current programmes

Young Empowerment Fund

Are you a creative and motivated young person aged between 16 and 25?  Do you want to make a difference to your community? The Youth Empowerment Fund invites you to use your creativity to help nurture positive social change!


Inspired by the waterways of the region, Splash! WHYLD is our creative programme focused on understanding the human heritage of the waterways through the eyes of young people.

act 4 change

Delivering programmes of support and training for children and young People and partner organisations to imagine creative solutions to social issues.

previous programme: splash!

Making waves across the East Midlands for SEND children and young people and their families.

previous programme: emerge festivals

Emerge Festivals provide children and young people with the chance to be creative at the heart of their community.