HeadStart Wolverhampton Open Space and Project Evaluation

Funder/Partner: Wolverhampton City Council
Start date: Sept 2014
Research Team: Karl Royle

Karl Royle is working with Wolverhampton City Council on the technology strand of their Big Lottery funded HeadStart programme. HeadStart aims to improve the ability of children/young people aged 10 -14 years old to cope with the challenges they face in order to prevent them developing common mental health problems. Karl has delivered an Open Space Technology event to help local children have and develop project ideas around the use of media and technology to support issues of resiilience. Karl is also acting as an advisor and evaluator on the project. Visit HeadStart.fm website to find out more about the project, view photos from the Open Space, as well as a podcast with Karl.