‘It has taken real partnership to transform this former supermarket unit into The Den. It’s a fantastic space for young people to meet up, make new friends and learn new skills. The Den has its own sports court but young people can also use the gym space at Maverick Stars next door when that is not in use for boxing.” City Mayor Paul Dennett.
The Local Pilot has:
What’s different because of the influence of the Local Pilot?
What’s significant in this example?
‘… it helped me build up my confidence in many ways ... it made me feel like I had a purpose in life and then it helped to move onto get me a job which led to an apprenticeship ... with every course and qualification I’ve come out with its bettered me as a person and as a colleague, as a worker … and as a role model cause the kids look up to you in the job that you do ..’
These events bring people and partners together across GM to share and explore stories, challenges and expertise that help make GM a better place for people to walk, cycle, wheel and to live active lives.
GM Moving Partners' Commitment to Inclusion: Creating a Greater Manchester that enables active lives for disabled people and people with long-term conditions.