Makey Wakey Residents

Find out about the fantastic individuals and organisations in residence in Makey Wakey spaces.

CoActive Arts

CoActive is an arts organisation dedicated to working with people with learning difficulties, welcoming anyone into their group, providing a safe and creative sanctuary.

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Stride Theatre

Stride Theatre facilitates people with varying needs to create innovative theatre based practice and performance.

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Crafting4good is a not-for-profit social enterprise making creativity accessible, affordable and as green as possible to promote wellbeing and positive mental health.

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The Merrie Collective

A group of local young creatives challenging the balance of Wakefield’s art scene through original visual artwork and site-specific installation within the community.

Watch as The Merrie Collective explore how the circulation of accessable and thought-provoking artwork can transform a city as we move towards a more inclusive art scene.

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Jasmine Pottery Studios

Jasmine Pottery Studios is a creative space aiming to bring the joy of pottery to all ages and abilities by providing educational community classes.

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Inspire Arts

Inspire Arts are a non profit, peer led community group who welcome

people who have had or are experiencing mental health issues.

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Star Bereavement and Young Carers

Star Bereavement Support Service provides a range of bereavement support services to children and young people in Wakefield.

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My Eco Baby CIC

My Eco Baby is a Community Interest Company, selling used baby and children items to prevent them from going to landfill and provide a much needed service to parents and carers.

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Our House

The vision for Our House is to create a much-needed, community-curated space, where all local LGBTQ+ people can come together, create, learn, develop, and feel safe to be themselves.

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Topsy Turvy Theatre

Topsy Turvy Theatre is a children’s theatre company who create shows for children aged 2-7 and family audiences.

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More tenants

More information about these organisations coming soon!

  • City of Sanctuary
  • Northern Fringe Gallery

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Have an idea to make art, make change, make a difference? Then we might have just the space for you!

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