Archive | SEND (Special Education Needs & Disabilities)

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Wakefield Council Youth Services Open Day – 11 May 2018

Young people, families and professionals are all welcome to come and speak to Youth Service staff from Wakefield Council’s Youth Work Team and the Youth Offending Team about the range of services on offer for young people in the Wakefield District. Find out about youth justice support and programmes, youth groups and national initiatives e.g. Special […]

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Advertise your youth group with us for FREE!

This WFYouth! website was set up in 2012 following consultation with local young people.  We consulted with children and young people aged between 7 – 20 and asked them what they wanted from a website which would be dedicated to young people.  They wanted one place to visit which provided them with advice and guidance and […]

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Youth Voice SEND Forum

Young people looked at how we can recruit more young people to the forum e.g. via friends current groups they work with, Facebook publicity some good ideas to explore. Feel this group is important to make sure the views of young people with SEND are represented and listened to. They feel safe in the environment […]

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Disability Sports Holiday Club – 4 June 2016

Sport Works is delighted to announce details of their FREE free multi-sports taster session for young people with additional needs.  Working in partnership with the TEAM Parent’s Forum they are going to run a free 2-hour session on 4 June 2016 between 10am-12.00 noon at the Glasshoughton Centre, Castleford.  It’s a great opportunity for young people […]

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The Hut Consultation in Carlton Lanes

Thank you to everyone who stopped to speak to us today in Carlton Lanes. Your feedback about The Hut is appreciated and we will look to changing/developing the work and activities at the centre following your feedback. Keep a look on this website for details of activities running at The Hut and in the Wakefield […]

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