WHO? / March 2019

Creatives combine for pioneering springboard scheme

Past experiences doesn’t have to define an individual.

That’s the message a new multi-disciplinary initiative being piloted for young people in Gwynedd.

Led by professional artists, the Who? project uses the transformational power of the arts to raise aspirations for 16-24 year olds.

Professional musicians, graphic designers, photographers, actors, directors and artists are all contributing to the course which aims to encourage young people to believe in themselves and in what they could achieve.

Led by creative arts company Frân Wen, the provision was commissioned through Gwynedd Council’s ADTRAC programme. Funded by the European Social Fund, ADTRAC provide tailored employability and emotional wellbeing support to 16-24 year olds in Gwynedd who face barriers to engaging with education and entering the world of work.