Writing Workshop at Brunswick East

Ed, Edd Martin Okoli What: Writing workshop When: Tuesday 14th June Where: Brunswick East, Gillett Street, Dalston, N16 8JH A writing workshop using exercises to help stimulate creativity, explore one’s self, be a bit playful, and enhance a sense of wellbeing. Run by Francesca Baker and Martin Okoli, creative writers and arty folk with a…

The profound value of arts in homelessness

Guest article by Francesca Baker. Image credit: SkidRobot Source: Huffington Post It’s a narrow-minded assumption that the only thing that is needed to alleviate homelessness is homes. Becoming homeless is a complex experience and is rarely just financial, with relationship breakdown, substance abuse, mental health issues and trauma often within the mix. As a result,…