Continuing support for our communities

Continuing to support our communities Although we’re not under the same roof at the moment, the Space2 team has been working together to adapt our services and we’re doing what we can to support our local community during this difficult time. Our recent activities have included delivering activity packs, online yoga classes and keeping in regular contact with participants on …

Black Lives Matter

Black Lives Matter In response to the Black Lives Matter movement,  Leeds’ Black and Brown Female Cultural Leaders have spoken up regarding the talent and diversity that goes into their creative practice, despite being up against barriers of systemic racism and inequality. The full statement from Eclipse theatre can be found here. We at Space2 would like to thank the …

Unlocked 2

Unlocked 2 Unlocked is the lockdown ‘zine for East Leeds – a small piece that’s big on information. Our second edition contains tips for food growing at home, useful numbers of local organisations and much more. Our 2nd edition has a focus on local Councillor for East Leeds, Salma Arif, and on Alison Gordon, who runs a food bank and …

Unlocked

Unlocked Unlocked is the lockdown ‘zine for East Leeds – a small piece that’s big on information.  The 1st edition of Unlocked includes  Tales from Lockdown by Space2’s Lawrence Glyn, who works on the Manbassador Project and is our Men’s Engagement Worker. The ‘zine inner focus is the planner. With this people can plan their activities and be assured that …

The Postcard Project

The postcard project In these uncertain times it’s so important to keep busy and creative. Studies have shown being creative can help to ease anxiety and restlessness, and of course it’s a great way to relax and take ourselves away from constant screen-time. That’s why Space 2 are asking you all to come up with ideas for a postcard which …

Our work during COVID-19

Our work during the COVID-19 pandemic Like many other organisations, over the last few weeks we’ve had to change how and where we work. However, it’s never been more vital to maintain individual support for society’s most vulnerable, mental health support and community cohesion. This aligns with the work of social change organisations. Although we are unable to run face-to-face …