Tag: Social Action

Tackling intergenerational loneliness through LinkAges

This year the theme of mental health awareness week is loneliness. At Student Hubs our LinkAges programme reduces loneliness in communities through fostering intergenerational friendships

Sophie Payne

Impact, Social Action


Social Innovation Programme: Personal Inspiration and The Many (Hidden) Benefits of My SIP Journey

University of Cambridge and Cambridge Hub student Lucy shares the final blog in our series of case studies reflecting on the impact of the Social Innovation Programme skilled placement across our Hub network. This blog shares what the SIP looks like from a students’ perspective, including the expected and unexpected benefits of the programme for students.


Social Innovation Programme: The Impact on Community and Corporate Partners

Partnerships Director Fiona and Bristol Hub Manager Sorcha share the second blog in our series of case studies reflecting on the impact of the Social Innovation Programme skilled placement across our Hub network. This blog shares the benefit of the programme for community partners and corporates.


Social Innovation Programme: A Community-Focused Approach for Student Employability

Partnerships Director Fiona and Bristol Hub Manager Sorcha share the first blog in our series of case studies reflecting on the impact of the Social Innovation Programme skilled placement across our Hub network. This blog shares what the programme is and its benefit to universities and students.


International Women’s Day: Empowering Young Women

To mark International Women’s Day 2022, Programmes Manager, Farah Nehmé, shares Kingston Hub’s impact through Empower this year. Supporting young women to achieve their potential through near-to-peer mentoring and dancing.

Farah Nehmé

Community, Social Action


Our 2020-21 Impact Report

We are delighted to share with you our impact report, in this blog read about three students who made a difference in 2020-21

Sophie Payne

Impact, News, Social Action


Reflecting on our Winter Fundraiser 2021

Partnerships and Development Director Fiona Walsh shares an update about Student Hubs’ Winter Fundraiser’s events across 29th November to 5th December. Our blog reflects on what we’ve done during our fundraiser, how much money we raised, and how you can still support across the month of December.


The Power of Youth: 10 Years of Schools Plus

We believe that when young people are equipped and supported, they can shape and lead change within their communities. During #iwill Week, an annual celebration of the work young people do, we want to celebrate one of our flagship programmes: Schools Plus.


Our Webinar and Workshops for 2021-22

Sales Director Fiona Walsh shares an update about our 2021-22 offer for webinars, workshops and training for students, staff and third sector professionals, with ticketed staff webinars and workshops currently live on Eventbrite including new package options.


Our Spring Fundraiser Progress: What Has Happened So Far?

Our Sales Director Fiona Walsh shares an update on the progress of our Spring Fundraiser, including all the activities that have happened so far and what’s coming up before the campaign ends on 14th May.