Showcase Smoothie was an award winning literature and music based
project dedicated to promoting health, wellbeing and cultural unity. The
project is divided into two halves, 'The Showcase Collective' - focused
on creative writing and 'Smoothie' - focused on rapping, DJ-ing and
Launched in 2008, Showcase Smoothie is particularly focused on
young black men to recognise and address statistical inequalities within
the mental health system, but open to men and women of all
backgrounds, building cross cultural understanding and countering the misunderstanding that can sometimes surround mental health issues.