National Citizen Service (NCS) is an experience you really don’t want to miss. If you’re 16 or 17, this is your chance to embark on exhilarating challenges, make your mark and build skills for work and life. More thank 275,000 young people have said YES to NCS. When? October half term and some evenings and […]
Wakefield Council’s Youth Work Team have some equipment that needs a new home! If you are a voluntary community sector organisation / individual who works within the youth sector then we are inviting you to submit an expression of interest. The deadline for expressions of interest has been extended to 30 November 2016. Please email […]
Let’s ensure thousands of young people have their say. Make Your Mark gives a unique opportunity to reach out to young people who go on to be opinion formers and leaders of the future. Last year a total of 978,216 young people from every corner of the country took part in the annual Make Your […]
It all got a bit wet on Friday night at the Bigger and Better Friday Night Youth Club @ The Hut, Airedale, Castleford. #slipnslide Make sure you “Like” our Facebook page for news and updates about the Friday night club and other activities that the Youth Work Team get involved in.
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 […]
The young people from Agbrigg met with Councillor Monica Graham and the new local Councillor Richard Hunt. Richard introduced himself to the young people and asked them of any issues and concerns in the area and gave a commitment to the young people to visit regularly and take forward any of their concerns. Cllr Monica […]
Young people from the Agbrigg Youth Club took part in a consultation around safeguarding they were asked 3 questions:- What makes young people feel safe? What makes young people feel unsafe? What can adults do to make young people feel safer? A very healthy debate took place and the young people came up with some […]
GOLD!!! Four young people from the Wakefield District received their Gold D of E Award at Buckingham Palace on 16 May 2016. Well done to:- Staci Foley-Hall Aaron Musgreave Lily Sunderland Rose McCarthy The Awards were presented by celebrities at a garden party at the Palace. 60 celebrities were in attendance to recognise the Diamond (60th […]