In the run up to Easter, nearly a thousand young people will visit a specially designed Prayer Space at Archbishop Sentamu Academy, near Hull, writes Eleanor Course. The Revd Anne Richards, Academy Chaplain, Laura Jones and Anna Moorhouse (of Eden Preston Road), have built a Prayer Space in the Academy’s chapel to give young people…
Transforming communities from the inside out
19 year old Chanelle Fulgence is a regular fixture at the Embrace dance group in Bow, East London. She’s a talented dancer and gymnast in her own right but to the younger girls, in the group she has also become a real source of encouragement and support. It wasn’t long ago that she needed that…
Youth venues don’t come much more swanky than this mobile youth club, the Eden Bus. It comes decked out with all the fun and games a young person might want and right on their doorstep. Partner this with a team of youth focused volunteers the bus provides a safe place for young people to chill…
Partnering with local churches we form volunteer teams within communities suffering high levels of deprivation in order to accelerate the transformation of the neighbourhood.
Eden team members come from all sorts of backgrounds and share a common set of vision and values, they all live in the neighbourhood and give at least six hours a week as volunteers.
Eden teams build relationships with local youth and families in all sorts of creative ways. Every day brings new stories to light of lives being touched, hope being restored and futures getting brighter.