Collab Training Academy are working collaboratively with over 100 Leaders from community groups, charities, and young Individuals who have come together on our two conferences to support the BAME youth in Lewisham who are particularly affected by Covid-19.

Date: 30th September 2020 – 6:30pm to 8:30pm – Launch & Networking via Zoom

This is to bring together the community of Lewisham, to help and support the youths, families, and people of a disadvantaged background. 

The aim is to create thousands of opportunities and support mechanisms, for the youth through the training programs, from health and wellbeing, finance, obesity, welfare rights, equality to school issues.

Welcome and Introduction by Maurice Thaw, CEO and Founder of Collab Training Academy CIC – 6:30pm

Presenter:    David Michael MBE – 6.40pm, 10 minutes & 5 mins Q&A`s

Presenter:  Councillor from Lewisham TBC – 7.05pm, 10 minutes & 5 mins Q&A`s

Interactive Activity – 7.20pm, 10 minutes 

Presenter: Mervyn Kaye, Youth First – 7.35pm, 10 minutes & 5 mins Q&A`s

Presenter:  Danielle Colleman, Young Entrepreneurs Scheme – 7.50pm, 5 mins Q&A`s

Presenter: Stephen Lawrence Charitable Trust – 7.50pm,10 minutes & 5 mins Q&A`s

Interactive Activity   8.15pm – 10 minutes 

Networking Event:  8.30pm – 9.30pm 

Organisations and Individuals, will be given the opportunity to network, (if they, so please), to discuss aims and objectives, ways to support the families of Lewisham Borough, working with the community stakeholders, Charities and Individuals.

Black History Month 2020

We are celebrating Black History Month 2020 by dedicating one week full of opportunities to all people from the BAME community in Lewisham. It is our way of building a bridge between those who can provide and those in need by working collaboratively with local organisations, companies, and young people. 

Date: Thursday 1st to Wednesday 7th October 2020 – For the village, with the village, by the village.    

Programmes and Opportunities

  • Seminars
  • Workshops
  • Training
  • Apprenticeships
  • Work experience
  • Employment
  • Mentor programmes
  • Welfare Rights 
  • Finance  
  • Book writing 
  • Support
  • Equality
  • Health and wellbeing

In addition to these, further programmes will be confirmed closer to the date of the Event.

Providers need to Register for the Event; please fill out membership details on our website.

Providers Cost: £1 Donation

Entrance is FREE for all attendees.


If you want to find out more about our past events,

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