left a life of crime to work in the theatre. He ended up at Ridley Scott Associates, who are now backing him to create a documentary film on his life.
SM, whilst serving a prison sentence, took his first steps to gaining employment and earning an honest living by starting a work placement at Fitzroy Lodge ABC.
ASB to ABC
By the age of 11, CM was on the anti-social behavior (ASB) list and he had been excluded from a number of schools, arrested a number of times, and had three outstanding court.
When GC discovered boxing, he found something that gave him an escape from a hopeless life of crime.
Seven Carney’s Community volunteer coaches successfully delivered a boxing fitness training program for over 30 young people.
Carney’s Community helped CC, a young offender, find work with a film company. He then went on to get himself a job.
Arnold was excluded from school and referred to Carney’s Community. He excelled in sports but struggled to focus on his studies.
Jovan is a perfect example of someone who has experienced the full cycle of receiving support (from Coaches Mark.
Real Talk Project
Most official programs don’t provide the long-term support often necessary to help persistent young offenders turn their lives.
A school was so impressed with the results of a PE boxing trial where pupils learned discipline, self-control.
Hundreds of London Nautical School students have gained valuable experience from Carney’s Community and Fitzroy Lodge ABC.
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