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

Visit Leicester to for two new exhibitions at Soft Touch Arts and New Walk Museum which explore the history of the Mods.


Creative projects and activities matter to us.


A snapshot of a week at Soft Touch and what projects you can refer young people to. Click the links to find out about projects and referral processes.


Find out the different ways you can support our work.


The YES project aims to transform the future of young people to move into employment.


From time to time we take on volunteers to help run our Thursday pop-up cafe which sells quality hot and cold dishes using fresh, locally sourced ingredients with new weekly menus.


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.