The Legacy of Shift – reflections from Leah

Leah Uptigrove lives in Calgary Canada and worked as PA to Claire in SYC a few years ago. Prior to that she completed Fusion’s ‘internship training’ in Canada and was part of the team there for a number of years. Leah has spent time with Fusion teams...
Breaking Through

Breaking Through

It’s hard to see culture when it’s the air we breathe, the water we swim in. For many young people, the so-called ‘digital natives’, their home culture is that of the internet – which both reflects and shapes the offline world. Team days The in-school work is...

News from our Team in Whitley – May & June 2018

News from Whitley (South Reading) We’ve been incredibly busy down in Whitley. So busy, in fact, that we didn’t manage to release a newsletter last month! We’re very sorry about that and are looking forward to share with you all what’s we’ve been up to. First of all...

News from our Teams in Whitley and Wheatley – April 2018

Team days The in-school work is deepening; we are starting to see the positive impact our approach is having on the attitude of the kids we are working with. April saw our last session of Foundations for Life and Mission, finishing on a high with the graduation....

We’ve made a shift!

After 14 years we’re changing our name to Shift Youth + Community. We are incredibly excited about the change which is the culmination of a 3 and half year process reviewing our brand. Despite a new lease of life and an excitement to see what new connections and...