Category News

16
Aug
2017

Barclays’ Digital Eagles at Tulse Hill Adventure Playground

Barclays Eagle Labs visited Tulse Hill Adventure Playground yesterday to facilitate a Digital Eagles workshop for young people taking part in our summer programme. They started the day with a session on Scanning – editing and 3D printing their very own avatars to keep.  As part of the process, the young people learnt all the […]

3
Aug
2017

Building Young Brixton Community Day – Friday 4th August

Come along to the Building Young Brixton (BYB) Community Day on Friday 4th August, 1-4pm. All are welcome! BYB is a group of seven Lambeth based organisations, including High Trees Community Development Trust, which provides a broad and diverse offer.  Each organisation brings a specific geographical and thematic focus, enabling us to cater for a […]

26
Jul
2017

Yellow Qube Community Fun Day – Saturday 29th July

This Saturday there will be a free community event held at the Yellow Qube. All are welcome to come down and take part.  There will be a football tournament, bouncy castle, candy floss, popcorn, free BBQ, art work and fitness sessions, and drumming to enjoy. Also come along to find out more about our 3 […]

20
Jul
2017

Family Youth Session at Tulse Hill Adventure Playground

This afternoon High Trees are hosting our family session at Tulse Hill Adventure Playground, celebrating the end of academic year, and the achievements of the young people who attend our clubs. Open to all aged 8-12 years – parents very welcome! Please join us at Tulse Hill Adventure Playground (Greenleaf Close, SW2 2EY) between 4.30-7.00pm. Please call 020 […]

19
Jul
2017

High Trees welcomes Fiona Asiedu

On Thursday 20th July at 5pm High Trees will be welcoming Fiona Asiedu to the Tulse Hill Adventure Playground (Greenleaf Close SW2 2EY). Who is Fiona Asiedu? Fiona, from Tulse Hill, is a 21 year student of Oxford University, studying Experimental Psychology. Recently she was in the news when she set up a crowdfunding page to […]

4
Jul
2017

Planning for Summer!

High Trees young people have been enthusiastically planning for their summer. As part of Tulse Hill and West Norwood YLC Consortium, young people have been tasked with planning and budgeting 3 trips around the theme ‘Life Beyond Lambeth’.  All the trips must be outside Lambeth, encouraging adventuring outside the borough.  The young people’s plans must be comprehensive […]

20
Jun
2017

School Ground Sounds

Yesterday, we took four of our young people along to School Ground Sounds, at Raw Material studio in Brixton. The young people, aged 10-12 years, created a track, supported and guided by Chavez of Raw Material, named The Chicken Song!  Together they arranged, rapped, ad-libbed and added a sample.  Have a listen to their awesome […]

13
Jun
2017

London Youth Quality Mark

Over the coming months High Trees will be working with London Youth to bring their services for children, young people and families into line with their Quality Mark standards.  Attainment of the Quality Mark will result in improved services, increased opportunities for the young people, and access to additional funding.

30
May
2017

Youth Mental Health First Aid training at High Trees

Staff from High Trees Children Young People & Families team and community members enjoyed 2-days training on Youth Mental Health First Aid conducted by South London and Maudsley (SLAM) NHS. The training included a focus on depression, anxiety, suicide, psychosis, self-harm and eating disorders. The group learnt how to identify these in young people, what […]

23
May
2017

Jamming with School Ground Sounds

On Monday, a group of our young people enjoyed the first of three jamming session organised by School Ground Sounds at Raw Material Studio in Brixton Hill. SGS offer free recording studio experience for young musicians aged 11-18 years. School Ground Sounds aim to tackle inequality in music education and strengthen the industry through greater […]

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