Mafwa Theatre is a community theatre company working with refugees, asylum seekers and settled communities in Leeds. Our women’s drama group takes place at Leeds Refugee Forum where participants of any migration status are welcome to join in and explore ways to empower themselves. As the only dedicated participatory theatre provision for newcomers in Leeds, […]
Archive | May, 2020
Digital inclusion: Supporting speakers of other languages Thursday 4th June, 3pm – 4pm, via Zoom Find out how to best support speakers of other languages to develop their digital skills and make the most of being online. Hear about digital skills support available in different languages, tips for making devices more accessible, and free tools […]
This is an opinion piece by Jon from LASSN. It is a personal opinion and not an endorsement of Amazon, Google, or Revolut. It’s not about migration or Leeds, either – but it is intended to help Migrant-focused organisations to put cheap technology in the hands of migrants in Leeds. Why Kindle Fires? […]
We have cancelled the next LMP Strategy Group meeting due to take place on Wednesday 13th May 2020. At this time we are all focussed on keeping people well, safe and connected – it’s fantastic how people, communities and organisations are coming together at a time that is challenging for everyone. The LMP Zoom meetings […]
Voluntary Action Leeds (VAL) are inviting third sector organisations to feedback information regarding their current position. This information will help build a picture of the issues faced by the third sector during Covid-19. The Third Sector Survey is open until next Friday, 8th May, and can be accessed through the link below: https://doinggoodleeds.org.uk/news/2020/04/08/share-the-pressures-you-face-in-our-third-sector-resilience-survey/
via Jo Carter at LASSN At LASSN we’re using Zoom with a lot of volunteers who have never used video chat before. Here’s a single side of A4 designed to make it easier for volunteers to find their way around and to participate.