Below is a list of youth organisations who support young people in the Wakefield district.
The Youth Work Team work with and for young people to fully prepare them for adulthood, equipped with the personal and social skills to be valued and engaged as citizens, capable of making positive choices and accessing opportunities.
They will achieve this through co-ordinating and delivering a programme of high quality youth work.
Wakefield Youth Offending Team is made up of Social Workers, Police Officers, Probation Officers, Youth Support Workers and Specialists in Restorative Justice, Health, Education, Parenting and Substance Misuse.
The Team works with children and young people aged 10 – 17 and their families to prevent offending.