The Barclays Money Skills ‘champions’ project has supported over 100,000 young people to build money management skills, knowledge and confidence and is continuing to do so with a legacy project focused on employability.
So while my system at work seems to be having a heart attack (which in turn is going to give me a heart attack) I thought I’d write about something close to my heart. Volunteering.
NYA partners National Youth Institute and Barclays to launch money management project for young people in Mozambique
The National Youth Agency is partnering the National Youth Institute and Barclays Bank Mozambique to deliver a financial capability project that will support the reduction of poverty and disadvantage amongst young people in Mozambique. The project was launched on Thursday in Manhica, near the Mozambican capital, Maputo region.
Social action helps and empowers any person, especially young people, to really make a difference in the community where they live.
The National Youth Agency has been shortlisted for the prestigious charity of the year at the Charity Times’ Awards.
Supporting young people to explore their place in the world or an undervalued and misunderstood profession – the National Youth Agency is celebrating its 50th anniversary by asking people ‘what does youth work mean to you?’
The National Youth Agency has been operating for 50 years. We began as an information centre for youth services at the National College for the Training of Youth Leaders in Leicester. Since then we have been the National Youth Bureau before becoming the National Youth Agency.
The National Youth Agency has launched its Vision for Youth Work in England. The publication sets out the charity’s aim that by 2020 every young person will have access to high quality youth work in their community.
The National Youth Agency (NYA) is pleased to announce that Youth Work Week 2014 will be held from 3 – 9 November.
It is a very difficult time to be young. The recession has hit young people particularly hard, with youth unemployment hovering just below a million and not showing much response to the green shoots of recovery.