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Empower the next generation

A revolutionary drama based learning company that strives to advocate  positive relationships, inspire gender equality and create limitless possibilities through drama

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Of mental health problems are established by age 14. 75% by age 24.

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Of children and young people have a clinically diagnosable mental problem

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Of adolescents may experience a mental health problem in any given year.

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Of young people under 18 are at risk of poverty and social deprivation

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Of 13-18 year old girls report experiencing physical abuse in their own intimate partner relationships

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of children collated from referrals to the DA Hub* had been exposed in some form to domestic violence.

*Domestic Abuse Hub


EdShift delivers exemplary drama based learning programmes.
We support schools to embed practice within the whole school culture, informing parents, staff, children and young people;
transforming the beliefs and attitudes of the local community.

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Recent Posts

Domestic Violence

A Letter to Mankind

I am still connected to you, like death clinging to a cigarette. I’m tied to you through the ruptured cord of our children. I am stuck to you through a shared Mobius strip of haunted memories and lopsided photographs. Jolted screams of laughter burst the silence.

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Are our Schools Really Sexist?

Are our schools really sexist?

From the 1990s to 2019 I remember being sat at the back of a history lesson in the mid-90s having some banter with a boy who called me ‘butch’. Rightly or wrongly I was extremely offended. I challenged the boy and probed him to explain, trying to hide my blushing

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new opportunity!

We are looking for 8 individuals to fill our board of Volunteer Directors with specific knowledge and expertise in the following areas:

  • Child Sexual Exploitation (Police/ Social Services)
  • Finance and Accounting
  • Arts Therapy
  • Digital Arts
  • Child and Adolescent mental health
  • Fundraising
  • Marketing
  • Education (Primary and secondary)