Turning despair into hope: A power to change approach

“When a flower does not bloom you fix its environment, not the flower.”                                                                                          

Since March 23rd, 2020, Leicestershire Cares has been actively involved in supporting young people, community groups and schools to deal with the impact of the Covid19 lockdown and pandemic. We have also actively participated in local policy forums, hosted a wide range of learning and sharing webinars and carried out ongoing rapid participatory appraisals.

Throughout the lockdown, we have shared thoughts and papers both locally and with a wide range of national policy and government institutions. Reflecting on our learning from the “place” and “context” we are operating in, we have developed our “power to change” based approach to working with young people, communities, councils and business. Read more.