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Youth

Early adversity has lasting impact…

Dec 20, 2019

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Our Head of External Relations, Tashmina, recently attended a workshop on ACE's (Adverse Childhood Experiences) awareness and shares some of her key findings here...

Gambling...does it affect your children and young people?

Nov 14, 2019

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'Gambling is everywhere. Betting shops, billboards, football shirts and a myriad of online sites accessible 24 hours a day – it’s hard to avoid.' Rebecca Mark, from YGAM, writes a guest blog on this age old issue which is now a growing concern in children and young people...

​Peer or Peer abuse- it’s a real thing!

Aug 30, 2019

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Abby, our Safeguarding Lead, has been attending conferences and training over the summer to ensure she is up-to-date with all the relevant information pertaining to safeguarding children and young people.  One of the areas she has recently researched and shares here in her blog is the realities of peer on peer abuse...

Life as a Motivational Speaker

May 28, 2019

Our Head of Partnerships and Fundraising, John, talks about how he didn't realise he was interesting...but we all know he is...and how he has used his experiences to support young people...

Spate on Youth Gang and Knife Crime linked with Demise of Youth Clubs?

May 01, 2019

Our Marketing and Communications Assistant, Aroona, explores the influence of youth gang and knife crime on children and young people today in this Article Special. 

Talking to Young People about Mental Health

Nov 06, 2018

Our Quality Assurance Lead and Mental Health First Aid trainer, Sue, discusses our upcoming MHFA training course, what you can expect, and how it can support young people facing arising mental health issues today. 

Social Media Apps- What are the dangers?

Oct 23, 2018

Our Marketing and Communications Intern, Aroona, explores the risks posed to children and young people using social media apps...

It's Good to Be Young...?

Sep 12, 2018

Our Youth Project Manager Jo shares her thoughts on how can we encourage children and young people to enjoy their lives for today and tomorrow...

Opportunities for Young People

Aug 28, 2018

What are the opportunities we are currently offering for young people?

​Struggling with fundraising? Get in touch!

Mar 09, 2018

John Manitara has been busily working to access funding to benefit our members, not just in our service delivery, but for us to work in partnership with our Members...