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.

Featured EVENT

Creative Studio provides a tailor-made specialist alternative arts programme for young people who need extra support and don’t fit into a traditional educational setting.

Upcoming EVENTS

  • 29th January, 26th February, 26th March, 30th April, 28th May and the 25th June


Creative projects and activities change young lives


Joe Crofton, co-director of Soft Touch, has written about his recent music work with children on his blog


Find out the different ways you can support our work.


UpSTart uses fun creative activities to engage young people from New Parks, Beaumont Leys, Stocking Farm or Mowmacre Hill who need support.


Symphonize is a ground-breaking project between Soft Touch Arts and the Philharmonia Orchestra. It began on Thursday January 8, taking workshops to four different groups of young people in Leicester.


Funded by Youth Music, Noteable offers regular weekly music sessions