National Care Leavers’ Week is about highlighting the needs of care leavers, and encouraging the agencies responsible for looking after them to work in a coordinated and effective way. CLICK HERE for more information.
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Sam Fry, a Wakefield Youth Work Team Apprentice spoke at the recent Conservative Party Conference. He said more youth work needs to be done to engage young people that are not in education, employment or training (NEET) in politics. CLICK HERE to see the full article
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The Youth Work Team presented young people with their Bronze, Silver and Gold DofE Awards at a presentation evening on Thursday 12 October 2017. We were pleased to welcome The Right Honourable the Mayor of Wakefield Metropolitan District Council, Cllr Kevin Barker and Councillor Olivia Rowley, Portfolio Holder for Children & Young People. Thank you […]
Don’t forget that you can submit your nomination form to become a candidate for the 2018 UK Youth Parliament from 9 October. For more information visit our webpage. CLICK HERE
If you have any questions about UK Youth Parliament and are considering becoming a candidate for the 2018 elections then please come to our “drop in” session on Thursday 5 October. We will be available to answer questions from you and your parents about any element of the election process. Drop in between 4.00 pm – […]
It’s Wakefield Open Award Centre’s presentation evening on 12 October. All participants have been sent an invite. If you haven’t yet replied please let us know if you are going as soon as possible.
Wakefield Youth Work Team with partners WDH, Early Help Hubs and Youth Offending Team were proud to present 28 young people with certificates for completing the Branching Out Programme this summer. All young people gained a John Muir Award for the work they undertook as part of the programme. Why not have a look […]