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SPOTLIGHT ON THE GAMECHANGER CHALLENGES

SPOTLIGHT ON THE GAMECHANGER CHALLENGES GAMECHANGER’S INNOVATIVE GAMECHANGER CHALLENGES ARE INTEGRAL TO OUR IMPACT AND INTERVENTION PROGRAMMES. AS PART OF OUR BLENDED LEARNING APPROACH, THEY FACILITATE LEARNING AND BEHAVIOUR CHANGE THROUGH PHYSICAL, GROUP CHALLENGES.  READ ON FOR MORE ON OUR DEVELOPMENT PROCESS AND THE BENEFITS TO USING A GAMECHANGER CHALLENGE KIT IN YOUR SCHOOL OR […]

GAMECHANGER’S INTERVENTION: A UNIQUE AND IMMERSIVE EARLY-INTERVENTION PROGRAMME

Gamechanger’s INTERVENTION: A Unique and Immersive Early-Intervention Programme. GAMECHANGER’S GROUNDBREAKING INTERVENTION PROGRAMME USES CUTTING-EDGE VR TECHNOLOGY TO BRING THE LEARNING AND PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT EXPERIENCE TO LIFE.  BUT WHAT EXACTLY IS VR? WHAT IS IT LIKE TO EXPERIENCE? HOW DOES IT BENEFIT EDUCATION? AND HOW EASY IS IT TO USE IN A CLASSROOM SETTING?  WE BROUGHT […]

Gamechanger and Cleveland Unit for the Reduction of Violence (CURV) Collaborate to Tackle Knife Crime in the Region.  

Gamechanger and Cleveland Unit for the Reduction of Violence (CURV) Collaborate to Tackle Knife Crime in the Region. Following our recent commission from Cleveland Unit for the Reduction of Violence (CURV) to deliver Gamechanger’s IMPACT Education Programme in Cleveland’s clear, hold, build area of Stockton-on-Tees, the team were delighted to take IMPACT ‘on tour’ to […]

From Young People to the Wider Community – Adult Information Evenings

FROM YOUNG PEOPLE TO THE WIDER COMMUNITY AT GAMECHANGER, PART OF OUR APPROACH IS TO IMPROVE OUTCOMES FOR YOUNG PEOPLE BY ENGAGING WITH THE WIDER COMMUNITY. GAMECHANGER OFFERS COMMUNITY AWARENESS SESSIONS ALONGSIDE THEIR WORK IN SCHOOLS AND YOUTH ORGANISATIONS. WE BELIEVE THAT THIS ENGAGEMENT CAN AFFECT BROADER CHANGE. Previous slide Next slide Earlier this year […]

National Child Exploitation Awareness Day 2024 

NATIONAL CHILD EXPLOITATION AWARENESS DAY 2024 AT GAMECHANGER, WE ARE PROUD TO BE AT THE FOREFRONT OF EXPERIENTIAL EDUCATION IN THE FIGHT AGAINST CHILD EXPLOITATION. TODAY MARKS THE 10TH ANNIVERSARY OF NATIONAL CHILD EXPLOITATION AWARENESS DAY.  Preventing young people from involvement in Child Exploitation is our driving force at Gamechanger. Our team encounters the horrific […]

Knife Crime

KNIFE CRIME VERY SADLY, KNIFE CRIME IS ON THE RISE. THE RECENT HIGHLY PUBLICISED BRIANNA GHEY MURDER TRIAL AND JANUARY 2024 MURDERS OF MASON RIST AND MAX DIXON IN BRISTOL HAVE ONLY SERVED TO FURTHER SHINE A LIGHT ON THE HUGE AND ONGOING ISSUE OF KNIFE CRIME IN THE UK.   At Gamechanger, we combine […]

Violence Against Women and Girls (VAWG)

VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN AND GIRLS (VAWG) GAMECHANGER’S LATEST PLAN TO TACKLE THE  ALARMING RISE OF VAWG THROUGHOUT THE UK Last week, the Gamechanger team were very interested to read a recent Observer article “Toxic online culture fuelling rise in sexual assaults on children by other children police warn”.  This article highlights a recent Observer newspaper […]

Blended Learning

BLENDED LEARNING: THE GAMECHANGER APPROACH THIS WEEK, OUR NEWEST TEAM MEMBER JULIET SAT DOWN WITH GAMECHANGER DELIVERY LEAD GREG TO TALK ABOUT A BLENDED LEARNING APPROACH AND WHY THIS IS AT THE CENTRE OF GAMECHANGER’S PROVISION.  Blended learning is a combination of different in-person learning experiences and technology-based learning.  It is arguably one of the […]

Gamechanger Intervention Training in Hull

GAMECHANGER INTERVENTION TRAINING IN HULL LAST WEEK, GREG AND RICHARD FROM THE GAMECHANGER TEAM WERE DELIGHTED TO DELIVER A CCE ‘CHILD CRIMINAL EXPLOITATION’ INTERVENTION TRAINING SESSION FOR A MULTI-AGENCY GROUP OF DELEGATES AT THE ALBEMARLE MUSIC CENTRE IN HULL. Organisations in attendance included; Hull City Council Youth Liaison Services, Youth Workers, MIND Hull 1 and […]

CCE in the news, September 2023

School exclusions in the UK put hundreds of vulnerable children at risk of criminal exploitation

THE LINK BETWEEN CCE AND SCHOOL EXCLUSIONS IN THE UK As the new academic year gets underway, we’re reflecting on one of The Guardian’s highlight piece  ‘Hundreds of children thrown out of school in English county lines hotspots’ – an alarming article shining a spotlight on the problem exclusions can cause for young people who […]

Meet Gamechanger’s Partnerships and Business Development Executive, Juliet Chappell.

Juliet is a trained facilitator with over 10 years of experience in Theatre in Education (actor, writer workshop leader and director). She has a BA Hons in Modern History from the University of Oxford and a BA Hons in Acting from the Academy of Live and Recorded Arts. She is a qualified TEFL teacher and spent many years working across mainland Europe with a number of English language theatre companies and education providers. Juliet has also worked within the UK as an actor on stage and screen.

Juliet joined Gamechanger at the start of 2024, in a change of role from her career in the NHS. She is looking forward to focusing on business development and partnerships, with the hope of expanding the national provision of Gamechanger’s Impact and Intervention products. She is excited to see the portfolio evolve and is proud to be involved in the company’s mission to reach many vulnerable young people at risk of Child Criminal Exploitation and other major social issues.

Away from work, Juliet enjoys exploring the coast and moorland of her home county of Devon. Aside from hiking and sea swimming, she is interested in travelling, languages, theatre, current affairs and food (cooking and eating!)

Meet Gamechanger’s strategy and financial planning expert Richard Adam.

Richard’s role is to provide financial oversight and strategic support for Gamechanger. 

Richard is a qualified accountant and experienced Director with a background in manufacturing and digital businesses, including shared immersive spaces for education and simulated training environments. Richard is supporting the team with financial and strategic enterprise planning, providing a robust framework and development pathway underpinning the consistent and highest standards of service delivery and client satisfaction now and in the future.