Big Local Impact Case Study: Black Swan

Big Local Impact is supporting Black Swan, a virtual ‘Wellness to Work Initiative’ for Lambeth residents. Black Swan aims to combat the barriers faced by black people living with long-term conditions, barriers to employment and structural racism. The pandemic has highlighted the inequality in livelihood, status and health for the black community. Andrea Wright explains […]

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Clapham Film Unit

A grant of £15,626 was used to provide an art and filmmaking project that enabled participation with art and film, encouraged self-expression and creativity, and promoted community inclusion. Clapham Film Unit, formed in 2008, helps local people to tell their own stories through film. They recently created a project which brought together local young residents […]

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Carenet

A grant of £5,000 was used to deliver a one-year healthy living project for Muslim women living in the Big Local North Brixton area. This project worked in partnership with The Women’s Health Program, which promotes the adoption of healthy lifestyles among low-income Muslim women living in north Brixton. The project focused on young women […]

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