Space 2 Elevate

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Space 2 Elevate

Space 2 Elevate

Elevate The Youth CIC By Elevate The Youth CIC

We want to provide semi-independent support and accommodation for care leavers 16+ centred around the individual needs of each young person. We have secured a 4 bedroom 2 reception roomed property.

Walsall Idea stage

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Space 2 Elevate aims to be the go to service where young people can address and overcome their trauma and other support requirements in a safe way. Our 1-2-1 and group support and workshops will enable young people to build positive and healthy relationships with support staff, family (where applicable), their peers and their tutors. We aim to 'flip the script' (change the narrative) and provide the opportunity for our young people to have positive experiences that they may have missed out on as a result of being in care. We endeavour to provide a high quality, young person centred service that enables our young people to achieve the same outcomes as their counterparts who have not been part of the care system. We will support our young people to overcome; childhood trauma, mental health issues, risk of exploitation (sex, county lines etc), substance abuse and reoffending whilst increasing their engagement with education, self employment and employment.

What we'll deliver:

  • High quality living spaces for young people
  • Workspace for sessions and workshops
  • Communal PC
  • Redecoration of communal living area
  • Days out and activities for care leavers

Why it's a great idea:

Our project will provide a safe environment where they will receive support and education that will help them overcome their barriers and go on to live independent and successful lives. It will also improve their self confidence and help them to build positive relationships with support staff, peers, family (where applicable) and the community in which they live.

Steps to get it done:

  • Furnish Rooms to High Standard x 4
  • Create Workspace for Sessions and Workshops
  • Redecorate Communal Living Area
  • Purchase Communal PC
  • Purchase Bicycles
  • Assign monies for activities based on young peoples interests

Location Walsall

About the space

Custom Location

Council

Wolverhampton City Council

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How will the money be spent?Total £5,538

Furnishings For 4 x Rooms - £2,000 (36%)
Purchase of Bicycles - £800 (14%)
Specialist Staff - £800 (14%)
Create Workspace - £500 (9%)
Redecorate Communal Living Space - £500 (9%)
Purchase Communal PC - £350 (6%)
Sports Equipment - £150 (3%)
Other - £438 (8%)

Costs Breakdown

This shows how money raised for the project will be spent. Before entering fundraising these costs will be confirmed by the project's Delivery Manager and verified by the verifier.

36%
Furnishings For 4 x Rooms
£2,000
14%
Purchase of Bicycles
£800
14%
Specialist Staff
£800
9%
Create Workspace
£500
9%
Redecorate Communal Living Space
£500
6%
Purchase Communal PC
£350
3%
Sports Equipment
£150
8%
Other Read More
£438
  • Spacehive fees
    £255
  • Transaction Fees
    £132
  • VAT
    £51

Overfunding

This project is enabled for overfunding. If the project hits its funding goal before the end of the campaign period, any extra funds raised will be spent (in order of priority) on:

  • Provide additional equipment
  • Landscape garden to provide growing space
  • additional workshops and activities

Total £5,538

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