Expressions of interest are invited from organisations / individuals who work with young people in the Wakefield District – check out our terms and equipment list HERE.
This week (5th – 11th Nov) is Youth Work Week. If you are following us on our social media then you already know how much we are jumping head first into this weeks campaign. The campaign is run by the National Youth Agency who’s aim is to recognise and raise the profile of the youth […]
WFYouth! have got a great new fresh look. Hopefully you like our new artwork and website design. Nothing else has changed – we are still here doing what we are good at. Please don’t go – stay with us and see our website develop into the one and only site you will want to visit!! Competition […]
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 […]
If you’ve just popped onto our Website to look at the UK Youth Parliament manifestos then please spend a few moments to look at the rest of the site. Tell your friends to visit! We want to make our site the “one stop shop” for advice, guidance and activities for young people in the Wakefield […]
Wakefield Youth Work Team with partners WDH, Early Help Hubs and Youth Offending Team were proud to present 28 young people with certificates for completing the Branching Out Programme this summer. All young people gained a John Muir Award for the work they undertook as part of the programme. Why not have a look […]
We have new information on WWW.WFYOUTH.CO.UK this week. CLICK HERE to see the Youth Work Team’s latest newsletter. We Are Not Dead Yet (WANDY) are an organisation dedicated to the destruction of stigma against mental illness. Through art, t-shirts, social media campaigns and other work, the primary aim of #WANDY is to raise awareness, […]
Youth Work Apprentices This week we celebrate that 1 year ago Harley, Matty and Sam joined the Youth Work Team to embark on their apprenticeship. Wakefield is the first authority to have employed Youth Work apprentices. They are on a 2 year placement and whilst they are doing this they are completing a NVQ Level 2 […]
The Youth Work Team have moved to new offices at Crofton Young People’s Centre, High Street, Crofton, Wakefield, WF4 1NF. Our new number is 01924 302665. We still have the same email addresses and we still run sessions/clubs from The Hut in Airedale and other locations throughout the district. Nothing else has changed.