Icane Foundation

Icane Foundation

At a glance

Causes

  • Black, asian and minority ethnic groups
  • Children / families
  • Education
  • Mental health
  • Young people

Other details

Organisation type: 
Charity
Geographical remit: 
Local

Objectives

Our purpose is to work with all children with a particular focus on children of African, African Caribbean and Dual heritage We provide expertise and skills to enable parents to participate positively in their child's education. We believe keeping abreast of educational change, the forces that go with that, and the need to form a positive working relationship with the institution ones child is learning is crucial to their success. Understanding the structure of the institution and how you can have a voice to make change to drive equity is important.

Our organisation helps the creation of purposeful relationships improves the ability to collaborate and provides workshops to understand and support the development of young people from early years to adulthood aged 25.Our motto is about inspiring, collaborating, achieving , networking and empowering the children of the future using a holistic approach - intergenerational involvement and collaborating with partners.

We empower young people through a range of activities including  individual support to achieve their goals

Activities

We provide Mentoring and coaching, workshops identified not only by the organisation but by the beneficiaries such as mental Health and managing child  behaviour; the development of the Early Years child at home and in school. Presently we provide intergenerational drumming lessons attendees age 8 to senior improving eye hand coordination, social relationships giving family time and improved focus and self esteem in school. Annual conference or community gathering , this year celebration of Windrush 75 bringing the community together developing a sense of belonging.

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