The deadline for applications for our Youth Mentor opportunity has been extended to 5.00 pm on 29 March. If you want to make a difference to a young person’s life and have some time to spare then this role is for you. We anticipate that the role could be undertaken around any other work commitments you […]
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 […]
At the UKYP meeting 24/5/16 discussions were as follows:- • Sughra chased Gavin to give dates for meetings on a Friday with the MP Yvette Cooper re “Don’t Hate Educate” campaign. Awaiting to hear back. • Tahera to collect everyone’s phone and mobile numbers in case she needs to contact us. • Everyone to post […]
Post by Abi and Daniel • Looked at the Youth voice Skills wheel. This is a tool to measure young people’s journey (everyone to update weekly and score themselves) • How to record any progress made with our campaigns and any meetings we attend • Agreed breaks during meetings and clarified the work split, meeting […]
The Count has begun…..
The very first consultation event of many more to come. The Wakefield Youth Service Management team met with the youth council, to discuss with them the new ways of working and how best to move forward with the work and where they fitted into the actual decision making processes.
What? All Stars Youth Club When? Every Monday 6:00pm – 8:00pm (Term time only) Where? Crofton Youth Club, High Street, Crofton, WF4 1NF For young people with additional needs aged 13 – 25, offers positive activities and informal learning opportunities for young people. The club is run by qualified youth work staff who offer […]
UKYP met with Cllr Peter Box on Raising the minimum living wage. An excellent meeting and an invitation to the young people to meet with Peter on a regular quarterly basis. The young people got a lot from this session and have gone away to know contact some of the major employers in the district. […]
YOUNG PEOPLE’S GP SURVEY – Please share with other young people you know! Young Healthwatch want to hear from young people about your experiences when booking an appointment with your doctor/nurse and how you feel about your doctors surgery. We will use the information we get to try and improve services for you. This survey […]
The UKYP are currently working on an antibullying project. This will be looking to work with local schools and Youth Centres to promote Anti bullying and for support to be available for young people who may be experiencing it. UKYP are hoping to launch this piece of work in mid March inviting schools and school […]