Elephant & Nun Festival
Largactyl Shuffle WalkSunday 18 Sept 2011, 12noon at Camberwell Green
Join CoolTan Arts Largactyl Shuffle, a fun guided cultural walk for mental and physicalwellbeing using art, humour and history, destigmatising mental distress wherever wego. Learn more about the local area of Camberwell Green, Peckham Square,Brunswick Park and Lucas Gardens
CoolTan Arts Annual General MeetingMonday 19 September, 6pm
You are invited to join our AGM on 19
September 2011 starting at 6pm and finishing at 9pm.All are welcome.
CoolTan Arts will present their annual report and discuss current and future activities. Your chance to getinvolved, join us for a social and informative evening! We hope many volunteers and participants will be there.Refreshments will be available. Please RSVP along with any dietary requirements, tell Clara at CoolTan, call02077012696 or email email@example.com.
Farewell to Kathrin
Kathrin is leaving CoolTan Arts and moving on to a new job. Her last day is 21
September. Pop in for a chatbefore she leaves. We wish her all the best and hope to see her again at a walk or exhibition.Kathrin says she is sad to be leaving.
I had a great time here and met wonderful people. I wish everyone at CoolTan all the best for the future.
Filmmaking/Podcasting project about Personalisation
new section on our website
Over the next few months CoolTan participants will be producing both film and audio podcasts related topersonalisation, exploring the process any individual will need to go through to access a personal budget. Thefirst podcasts are now available on CoolTan Arts website, have a look:http://www.cooltanarts.org.uk/personalisation-film-and-podcasting/
You can still join this unique and exciting project! Get involved and join the workshop on Thursdays 4pm-6pm(podcasting) and Fridays 11am-1pm (film) at CoolTan Arts. Interested? Please e-mail Asia firstname.lastname@example.org or call 020 701 2696.
Join a regular workshop at CoolTan
Do you have a personal budget, access to direct payments or other funding? Do you want to get out of the
house, be creative, learn new skills? Come along to one of CoolTan’s workshops, meet people, learn new
New workshop places
Even with the cuts CoolTan Arts has successfully secured some funding for women only workshops in poetryand IT from Awards for All, we are also offering places on self-advocacy, film making / podcasting focussing onpersonalisation.Please contact Clara on 020 77012696 or email email@example.com for more details.
Self-Advocacy Skills Training
Whilst we await the decision from Comic Relief later this autumn for further funding support from them, lookout for news of additional workshops where and when possible before the first full new programme begins nextyear. We are open for enquiries and registration for the course - please do get in touch.Last month we were able to employ a short-term cons
ultant to ‘package’ the workshop topic course materials,
lesson plans and development toward an eventual aim of applying for external accreditation. This work will betaken forward over the coming months - thanks to everyone who has been involved in the development andparticipated in the programmes so far -
and come to CoolTan’s AGM to find out more!
Drop into CoolTan Arts, phone, email or write & ask for Phil Ruthen, Advocacy Training Coordinator:
020 7701 2696