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Education & Engagement

Concrete Youth’s education department offers a range of excellent services for people with profound and multiple learning disabilities, and the public as a whole.

Current Programme

Sensory Storybook

Experience the magic of Sensory Storybook, our exclusive monthly program held at the prestigious venues of Hull Central Library and Manchester Library! Designed for individuals labelled with profound and multiple learning disabilities (PMLD), Sensory Storybook is the epitome of innovation and enrichment brought to you by Concrete Youth. Join us each month for a captivating sensory journey curated by our award-winning Education & Engagement team. Immerse yourself in our exceptional sensory stories and crafting sessions, specially crafted to ignite imagination and foster connection in the heart of Hull and Manchester.

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Sensory Storybook Online

Join us for Sensory Storybook Online, a captivating virtual experience designed to engage and stimulate your senses!

Get ready to embark on a sensory journey where imagination knows no bounds. Through a combination of captivating visuals, enchanting sounds, and immersive storytelling, this online event will captivate people labelled with profound and multiple learning disabilities across the globe!

Our team of talented sensory storytellers will guide you through a series of enchanting tales, carefully crafted to engage all your senses. Let your imagination run wild as you visualize the vivid scenes, listen to the captivating narratives, and feel the emotions brought to life.

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ASMART

Experience the excitement of ASMaRt, a captivating monthly sensory program developed in partnership with Ferens Gallery! ASMaRt builds upon the groundbreaking research of The ASMR Project conducted in 2021 by Concrete Youth. Delve into the world of autonomous sensory meridian response (ASMR) and its profound impact on individuals labelled with profound and multiple learning disabilities (PMLD), as explored through extensive collaboration with leading academics and 750 participants. Join us on this enriching journey as we unlock the transformative power of sensory experiences, igniting joy and connection in every moment.

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School Workshops

Discover the magic of our workshop program, where creativity knows no bounds and every session is tailored to inspire and empower individuals with additional needs across the UK! Whether it's delving into the world of Shakespeare or exploring the wonders of Sensory Chemistry, Concrete Youth is your trusted partner for immersive, educational, and inclusive workshops that promise to ignite curiosity and spark joy in your learners.

With our bespoke, drama-based approach, each workshop is crafted to cater to the unique needs and interests of your group, ensuring a memorable and enriching experience for all. From hands-on activities to interactive storytelling, we guarantee a fun-filled journey of learning and discovery that leaves a lasting impact on participants with all levels of need.

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Private Sensory Stories

Immerse yourself in the extraordinary world of private sensory storytelling, all from the comfort of your own home! Our meticulously crafted private sensory stories are designed to captivate and engage individuals labeled with profound and multiple learning disabilities (PMLD), whisking them away to enchanting realms brimming with adventure and imagination.

Embark on an immersive sensory journey where every narrative is brought to life through captivating visuals, enchanting sounds, and tactile sensations. With our private sessions, you'll embark on unforgettable adventures tailored precisely to your unique preferences and needs, ensuring a truly personalized and enriching experience. Each story is meticulously bespoke, crafted with utmost care to cater to individual sensory preferences, guaranteeing that every encounter is as magical and immersive as possible. Get ready to unlock the transformative power of storytelling and ignite your imagination from the comfort of your own space!

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Sensory Birthday Parties

Step into a world of wonder and celebration tailored exclusively for the extraordinary individuals we cherish! At Concrete Youth, we believe every birthday deserves to be a sensory sensation. That's why we've crafted an unforgettable experience where every moment is infused with inclusivity, joy, connection, and pure delight.

Dive into our immersive sensory stories, games, and activities, where guests can explore and interact with an array of stimulating activities. But what truly sets our parties apart is the sense of community and inclusion - surrounded by friends, family, and our dedicated team, guests can revel in the warmth of connection and support.

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Training & Support

Ready to dive into the world of inclusive arts? Looking to elevate your team's expertise in sensory play? Eager to transform your arts venue into an inclusive space for individuals labeled with PMLD? Look no further—we've got you covered!

Concrete Youth is your go-to partner for all things inclusive arts. With a track record of supporting artists, organisations, students, and beyond in their journey in this sector, we offer a range of resources to propel your development forward. From dynamic workshops to personalised mentorship sessions and valuable placements, we've equipped countless artists to thrive as seasoned sensory specialists, catering to audiences with profound and multiple learning disabilities. Let us help you unlock your full potential in the world of inclusive arts—get in touch today!

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Other Projects

Haven't quite found what you're searching for? No worries! Connect with our friendly team, and together, we'll craft a tailor-made project that perfectly aligns with your vision. From start to finish, we'll collaborate closely with you to ensure that your project exceeds your expectations and fulfills all your desires. Let's bring your ideas to life in a way that's uniquely yours!

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Past Programme

Sea Sense

Sea Sense was our sensory story massage programme, in partnership with The Deep, for people with profound and multiple learning disabilities.

The programme took place at The Deep on a monthly basis and was supported by Arts Council England and True Colours Trust.

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