In 2019 we conducted this servay after delivering a volunteer lead workshop in Blackburn to obtain our funding from The National lottery.
Here are some Responses we got from it!
Q6) Why do you think an activity such as circus is needed in this area?
“I think it will give children an opportunity to meet new friends and learn skills”, “To encourage an active lifestyle and socialisation”, “To increase confidence and self esteem”.
Q7) What do you think the main benefits will be and what you will learn?
“Coordination, Communication, socialisation”, “Social skills, balance, physical development”, “Another activity to do in Blackburn – not many. How good it is for well being”.
Q8) What other activities would you like to see happening in your area?
“Drama and music events”, “Fun things- more physical”, “gymnastics, kickboxing”.
Q9) Have you been to any activities at the Bureau Center for the arts before and how have they impacted your life?
“I’ve been to activities many times and this has allowed me to make new friends”, “No- only just found out about it”, “Yes to know and to learn”.
Q10) Do you have any other comments?
“Children really enjoyed the circus area here today”, “I think circus is a great way to help children’s well being”, “The kids spent most of their time in the circus area”.