Esports 4 Change
The Change Foundation esports programme engages vulnerable young people aged 16 – 25 at high risk of developing poor mental health, severe loneliness and at-risk of involvement in crime and violence through gaming, mentoring and career development opportunities in the esports industry. The Change Foundation provide:
- Weekly esports sessions and competitions using safe video games in line with aims and objectives of the charity.
- Esports Coach Mentors with lived experience that facilitate sessions and competitions and provide online mentoring.
- Esports career development opportunities with guided support including applications, interviews and job searches.
- Incentives for young people such as hardware, subscriptions and games.
The Change Foundation esports programme helps young people to feel more comfortable talking openly in this more relaxed environment. It promotes teamwork, communication, strategy, decision making and discussion. For more information, please contact Ross Defoe (add email link).