Bookings are open for Safaplace’s May 11th Conference – reserve your place today on Eventbrite!
Dear friends and fundraisers – if you’re running a marathon or just mulling over how to get an Easter feelgood factor, do think about running for – or giving something to, Safaplace. We’ve now got a JustGiving page, see here: See you at the finishing line!
SAVE THE DATE! May 11th, Stoke Newington School, 10-4pm. Following last year’s roaring success, this years’ conference will focus on supporting families & friends of young people with mental health issues. Under the heading “: “Getting (the right) help”, we plan sessions covering transition at 18, managing teenage challenges and eating disorder. Young people agedContinue reading Book in the Safaplace Conference 2019
Thank you to Loose-locked and La La Lab who are making donations to Safaplace from the proceeds of this event creatively conceived to address the challenges of the new year – Join us there, at the Old Church in Stoke Newington on Jan 30th!
World Mental Health Day is a day for global mental health education, awareness and advocacy against social stigma. It was first celebrated in 1992 at the initiative of the World Federation for Mental Health, a global mental health organisation with members and contacts in more than 150 countries. So what’s been happening today? Here’s someContinue reading It’s World Mental Health Day
Our sincerest thanks to all the inspiring artists, organisers, volunteers and our fantastic community who came together to make this week’s Look Up events so unforgettable. There were many incredible moments mixing music and art, openness and discussion around mental health, helping to dispel stigma and raise awareness. Special thanks go to the wonderful GillesContinue reading Thank you for an amazing week
Don’t miss the Look Up Pop Up Shop open today and the rest of the week at the gallery behind Stoke Newington Library on Edwards Lane. Amazing books, records and other goodies curated by @GillesPeterson with funds raised going to @Safaplace!
Attend this candlelit fundraising event at the Old Church Stoke Newington on Thursday 11th October from 7:00pm to 9:00pm! The introductory workshop for a small group of beginners will be run by registered teachers Hilary King, Jessamy Harvey, Caroline Sears and Daniela Sangiorgio. The session is linked to International Alexander Technique Week. Wrap up warmly and bringContinue reading “Stress? Take it Lying Down”: Alexander Technique fundraiser
Look up, a pop-up record and bookshop curated by DJ Gilles Peterson, will launch a week-long event on 24th September in Stoke Newington. A pop-up shop, interviews, talks and performances will run out of Stoke Newington’s Edward’s Lane gallery (behind the library), with music evenings at the Old Church. Look Up is exploring the positiveContinue reading Don’t miss: Gilles Peterson & Look Up pop up’s amazing week of events
We’re excited to announce that on 16th July Safaplace was granted charity status. We are now Registered Charity Number 1179202, which is great news! Over the long dry summer Rose and her volunteer team have kept the quiet garden alive – no mean feat. Meanwhile, Tuckshop Music raised 4K for Safaplace and got a mention inContinue reading Clubbers raise funds as Safaplace gets charity status