Lewisham Education Arts Network

Lewisham Education Arts Network

At a glance


  • Arts
  • Children / families
  • Education
  • Museums / heritage
  • Young people

Other details

Geographical remit: 


Lewisham Education Arts Network supports all those involved in arts education with children and young people in Lewisham.

Vision:  Art, everyday, for everyone, in Lewisham

Mission: We champion and build high quality creative opportunities for children and young people. Working with organisations and individuals, we enable, develop, celebrate and advocate cultural learning in Lewisham


  1. Advocate and Celebrate

To lobby for, champion and celebrate creative opportunities for CYP within Lewisham and to profile Lewisham outside of the borough

  1. Develop

To provide support, information and guidance to those involved in arts and cultural education.

  1. Enable

To create, conditions, conversations and connections, facilitating collaboration and working in partnership.

  1. Lead

To identify need and gaps in creative opportunities for children and young people and take direct action.

LEAN supports:

Artists and arts organisations

Teachers and education settings from early years to higher education

Non arts charities that work with children and young people and use the arts in their work

The youth sector

Health professionals that work with children and young people and use the arts in their work to deliver health outcomes


  • We share and disseminate information, funding opportunities, project opportunities, CPD, news, new policy, events and conferences.
  • We broker partnerships and bring people together
  • We provide networking opportunities and facilitate meetings and events that help build new relationships
  • We facilitate partnerships and fundraise for collaborative projects in our area

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