The Dj School Association

The Dj School Association

Charity information

The Dj School Association

We are an applied arts centre based in Stoke on Trent working with vulnerable adults and children to help provide support and guide them to function in society with a view of engaging them back into work and or education/ volunteering. The DJ School Association was formed in 2005. It grew out of the DJ School project delivered and initiated in 2002 by community urban arts group Verbal Arts, an organisation in receipt of core funding from Youth Music.

Founded 2008

  • Mission statement

    The objects of the DJ School Association shall be to encourage and promote the educational and career development of people of all backgrounds particularly disadvantaged children and young people, living in Staffordshire and Cheshire.

    • Fostering personal and social development through Applied Arts and providing support and guidance to improve social and personal out comes for individuals with a range social and development limiting issues where arts can be used to improve outcome for those individuals.
    • To give opportunities for training, education and volunteering with opportunities to perform and show back in the community.

    With a view to improving beneficiaries’ confidence, team working skills, literacy, numeracy and self esteem and educational possibilities

  • Aims

    The Dj School Association aims to:

    • • Fostering personal and social development through Applied Arts and providing support and guidance to improve social and personal out comes for individuals with a range social and development limiting issues where arts can be used to improve outcome for those individuals. • To give opportunities for training, education and volunteering with opportunities to perform and show back in the community
  • Overview

    Established: September 2008

    Registered Charity Number: 1126800

    Board members: 4

    Full time staff: 1

    Part time staff: 1

    Volunteers: 6

    Phone number: 01782205675

    Address: Unit7 Urban arts centre Castlefield Street Stoke on Trent ST4 7AQ

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