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WFYouth Facebook

We like to remind you about our Facebook page from time to time.  Our Youth Workers and Social Media Bod spend a lot of time providing you with interesting posts about our work. Due to the current COVID-19 situation we’ve been thinking about how we can bring our youth clubs to you “virtually” and also trying […]

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New Page!

We’ve developed a new page!  Family Education Ideas At present the schools are closed and many young people are being home educated.  This page will start you off with some ideas of what to do. Let us know by email ( or via our Contact Us page if there’s any good websites you’ve found so […]

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Wakefield Council Support & Information

Wakefield Council have set up a dedicated webpage about the coronavirus and how it is affecting its services to the residents of the Wakefield district. If you or any family members are worried or need some help please visit the page.

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Wakefield Council’s Youth Work Team have been working very hard to continue to deliver activities for young people in the Wakefield district. Following the Prime Minister’s speech on 23 March 2020 things have changed for us. None of our youth clubs are open and none of our Youth Workers are out on the streets but […]

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We are GOING LIVE! 20.03.20

We have Youth Workers going live on Facebook ( from 12pm tomorrow (20th March) to answer any questions, queries or worries you may have about sessions or anything at all (or if you just want to see our wonderful faces!) We will also be on Instagram live at 12:30pm (@wakefieldyouthworkteam) – during these difficult times […]

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Let’s Stay In Touch

We know that our groups are very important to some young people and it’s their only communication with a professional and other young people of their age outside of school. We don’t want you to feel isolated so PLEASE STAY IN TOUCH. You can contact us by:- Email – Telephone – 01924 302665 Facebook […]

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DofE Sessions – NOT RUNNING

DUKE OF EDINBURGH’S AWARD SESSIONS – Unfortunately due to staffing difficulties our Bronze, Silver and Gold Thursday night sessions are cancelled until further notice. The 1 day practice walk on 28 March is postponed. Further information on forthcoming expeditions will be provided as soon as possible. Any queries please ring Kelly on 07342 060908.

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Wakefield Council Youth Work Team is a subsidiary of WMDC Children and Young People's Directorate (c) Wakefield Council 2013