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 […]
Did you know a little small talk can be all it takes to interrupt someone’s suicidal thoughts? Samaritans have launched #SmallTalkSavesLives, a campaign developed with Network Rail, British Transport Police and the wider rail industry, to give people the confidence to act to help prevent suicide on the railways and beyond. Pledge to talk to […]
A reminder that DofE starts back this Thursday 2nd November: Bronze: 6:00 – 7:30pm Silver: 7:30 – 9:00pm Gold: NO SESSION Please make yourself familiar with our NEW PAGE which has a link to our 2017 / 2018 DofE programme – we will also use this page to inform you of any closures, changes to the […]
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.
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 […]