We’re an award winning Leicester charity using arts, media and music activities as a tool to engage with and change the lives of disadvantaged young people.

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Soft Touch Arts are making a difference at Ward 3.


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The young people on our STart Project were offered the opportunity to work with Courtney Askey over a series of weeks to create portraits which reflect their identities in a fun and creative way.


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The project, called the Youth Employability Support (YES) project, will aim to transform the futures of 400 young people between the ages of 15 and 24 who are currently the furthest from being able to move into employment.


In January Youth Music awarded us funding to start a large three-year project, MiXT-UP, giving young people who wouldn't normally get the the chance to access music-making activities.


Creative Studio is an alternative education scheme funded by schools and local authorities