£19,669 over one year has been awarded to Evelyn Grace Academy for their Therapeutic and Well-being service. This grant will enable the school to continue to provide emotional wellbeing and therapeutic support to its most vulnerable students so that they can deal with their challenges and difficulties positively and become more effective, successful learners.
£42,000 over two years has been awarded to Van Gogh Primary School for their Nurture Room project. This grant will the introduction and development of a Nurture Group provision within the school to support Year 4-6 pupils who are struggling with education and behaviour. Nurture groups assess learning and social and emotional needs and give the necessary help to remove the barriers to learning.
£75,000 over three years has been awarded to No. 1 Performing Arts (NOPA) for their Counselling Service. NOPA's aim is to improve inner strength through creative therapies and performing arts. This grant is toward therapeutic services for low-income Lambeth children and their parents to address the presenting and underlying causes of negative behaviours. Services will be delivered via 1:1 and group sessions in 3 Lambeth Primary Schools.
£41,700 over three years was awarded to Larkhall Primary School containing the Centre for Autism. This grant will enable Music Therapy Lambeth to provide one-to-one and small group sessions to pupils with Autism and/or Social, Emotional and Mental Health (SEMH) needs.
£24,972 to Beyond the Classroom for their Girlhood to Womanhood project. The project supports female pupils from local secondary schools who are struggling to develop confidence and well-being to develop their resilience and leadership skills using the performing arts. Pupils will design and deliver their own theatre production and facilitate workshops for their peers on the issues they view as key to their transition to adulthood.
We have awarded £74,520 over three years to the Mary Dolly Foundation to fund one-to-one counselling for Lambeth resident pupil-premium pupils who are identified as having experienced physical, emotional or sexual abuse or trauma. This will be provided in three Lambeth Primary Schools and the Park Campus Pupil Referral Unit.
£35,000 over one year was awarded to ARK Evelyn Grace Academy for continuation funding towards its in-school Therapeutic and Wellbeing service. This will enable the school to continue to provide emotional wellbeing and therapeutic support to its most vulnerable students so that they can deal with their challenges and difficulties positively and become more effective, successful learners. WF has part-funded this service for the last two years.
£15,400 over one year to Lark Hall Primary School to allow it to expand the music therapy service. Music Therapy Lambeth will provide one-to-one sessions to pupils with Autism and/or Social, Emotional and Mental Health needs, and pilot drop in small group taster sessions as a means of ascertaining suitability for one to one therapy.
£35,000 over one year to Evelyn Grace Academy to allow it to continue to offer emotional well-being and therapeutic support to vulnerable students facing challenges and difficulties. This support will be a mixture of one-to-one counselling or therapy sessions, self management workshops and lunch clubs.
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