Build Our Futures

This page lets you see how children and young people like you are Building your Future across Wakefield.  Click on the video within this page to hear about your rights as a child and young person and how you can get involved in shaping your future.   Have a look at the other links for information you may find useful.   Watch this space as we continue to build our page, if you have ideas to share with us, please get in touch.

Early Help Strategy

Click the image below to learn more about our commitment to early help and how we are working to deliver early and focused help for children, young people and their families.

Our Promise to Children and Young People

Click below to watch our video outlining our promises to children and young people in order to play our part in keeping them happy, health, and safe.

The How, Why, Where and When on Participation

Click the image below to discover all about what it means to participate and your rights.

The Importance of Participating

Click the image below to hear from young people in the Build Our Futures Group as they share why it’s so important to express your views and be actively involved in decisions that affect you.

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