Case Studies

Here is a list of some of the activities our Volunteers facilitate:

  • Bespoke 1 to 1 CV Writing, Job Application & Interview Preparation
  • Peer Group Sessions
  • Garden Projects. Designed, implemented and equipment purchased by Clients, facilitated by Placements & Volunteers.
  • Activity Room Revamp at Verdant Lane.
  • Wall Mural in Activity Room designed and painted by 3 Clients.
  • Freecycling. Promoting Digital Zones at Schemes for Clients to research what is available for their respective projects for free. Also encourage Clients to visit areas of London beyond their immediate neighbourhood
  • Art Workshops. Papier Mache, Painting, & Clay
  • Master Chef: The QVT Series
  • Coffee Drop In Mornings
  • Cooking Workshops
  • Film Club
  • Client Day Trips

 

 

Aim of the Garden Project at Adelaide Lodge, Brockley

 

  • Increasing a feeling of responsibility, leadership and sense of purpose by taking care of garden and living space
  • Facilitating team work
  • Encouraging healthy behaviour (e.g. physical activity)
  • Encouraging clients to socialise
  • Raising awareness of using recycled material/found objects and being eco-friendly
  • Improved quality of life due to improved living space
  • Gardening can be viewed as a therapeutic activity
  • Platform to encourage discussion about issues or other areas of clients' lives
  • Platform to encourage clients to engage in more personal activities with the placement students (e.g. one-on-one sessions, peer support sessions & day trips)
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