Step Street, a program of the Street League sports association, supports young women in a situation of long-term unemployment through dance classes. These activities allow them to improve their health and professional and social skills.
A full program is available to them:
- free weekly dance courses
- group meetings between participatns and facilitators to encourage socializing skills.
- Skills building classes 4 times per week (math, English, professional skills, personal development, preparation for professional life)
- Accompaniment of several months after the program to ensure their continued employment.
The partnership with Fondation CHANEL will allow Street League to open 7 Street Step academies by 2020.
Street League is a British philanthropic organization that uses football to fight against youth unemployment. 90% of its beneficiaries being boys, it created the Step Street project to provide a response to girls and young women unemployed in the UK.