Malachi Drama Projects service

About ‘Malachi Drama Projects service’

We work with a year group over the course of a term to cast, rehearse, produce and stage a spectacular show. When the children perform the show at the end of term there is not a dry eye in the house and many parents see their children in a new light. Our weekly hour long sessions include circle time, when we discuss the issues raised in the musical. Studies, and our own experience, tell us that children will normalise their family situation, however challenging it is. The projects give them a safe space to explore their feelings, begin to understand how their family circumstances are affecting them and begin to look at coping strategies.

This service is part of the organisation called Malachi

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Main site

Location Main site, 725 Yardley Wood Road, Birmingham, B13 0PT
Opening hours
8:30 am to 5:00 pm
8:30 am to 5:00 pm
8:30 am to 5:00 pm
8:30 am to 5:00 pm
8:30 am to 5:00 pm
(Closed All Day)
(Closed All Day)
Transport links

Malachi predominatley operates as a virtual service across Birmingham and the surrounding areas. The service is located in a large number of primary schools, however, it does also have a family centre where additional services are located. The family centre is on the number 2 and number 3 bus routes.

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Main site

Taking on new patients? Yes
Accessibilty Home visits Public transport access Parking Disabled parking Wheelchair friendly
Costs Contact services for cost
Waiting time No more than 6 weeks
Treatment time No more than 6 weeks
Languages English
Exclusion information (-)

What help is there?

Languages spoken English
Therapy or support
Creative therapy
Art therapy Drama therapy
Social
Peer mentoring
Professional type
Social worker
Social worker (HCPC approved)
Youth support worker
Youth support worker (pgdip youth/community work)
Psychologist
Psychologist (other qualification)
Psychotherapist or psychoanalyst
Counsellor/psychotherapist (BACP) Psychotherapist (other qualification)

About me

Age 6-18yrs
What's on your mind?
Difficult feelings
Social anxiety Stress
Relationship problems
Social anxiety

Who can benefit?

Groups
Teenagers
Adolescents
Young Adults
Adults
Children
Children
Parents, guardians and families
Family

Where can I go?

Service type
Social and life skills support
Art therapy services Recreational services/opportunities
Place In the community In school