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Do you want to help unaccompanied child refugees in Europe?

We have received the following message from a local resident:

“I’m a Queen’s Park resident and I run a refugee aid and advocacy group called Calais Action. 170 more words

Young People

Meet the Young Start team... Part 1/2

Ever wondered what it’s like to chat to the assessing officers who are making decisions on your funding application?  The Young Start team assess applications from groups across Scotland that aim to create opportunities for young people aged between 8 and 24 to help them realise their potential. 706 more words

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Two Fingers to Youth Service as NCS put on Statutory Footing

Even as late as a year ago with ChooseYouth in the lead pressure was being put on Labour to hold to its pledge to make the Youth Service statutory. 566 more words

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Young People, Youth Workers and the Digital Age

I’m prompted to do this post by the beginnings of a dialogue about youth work and the digital age, sparked by Rebecca Johnson over on… 642 more words

Youth Work Policy

Warwickshire Police and West Mercia Police show support for LGBT community

Great article from Warwickshire Police, well worth sharing! 

Police stations across Warwickshire and the West Mercia policing area have shown their support for the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) communities by flying the rainbow flag to mark International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia (IDAHOT). 526 more words

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NeoLiberalism and the character and purpose of Youth Work

My apologies re the lack of posts in the last fortnight. I’ve been a bit bogged down because of family illness and the need to submit a draft chapter for a proposed Sage Handbook of Youth Work Practice. 367 more words

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