The National Youth Agency has produced a new report into the changes and trends the youth sector is currently undergoing. The report which has been produced with input from the Regional Youth Work Units, acts as a snapshot of the plethora of developments that are currently emerging, including the dramatic cuts made to local authority
This post is part of our continuing series on funding cuts to youth services.
Jon Boagey, NYA operations director, blogs on the difficulty of collecting data on youth services.
The latest developments on the level 2/3 youth work in practice qualification.
Following an online election, the three certified members elected to the Institute for Youth Work’s council have been announced.
For those with chronic health issues this can be a very difficult and confusing time. Hospital youth work supports young people with these challenges and creates a different and more positive atmosphere for the young people accessing hospital services.
NYA has produced its 2014 impact report.
Victoria University in Melbourne is the first higher education institution outside England to have its youth work degree validated and endorsed by National Youth Agency.
Cuts to Youth Services Youth services in the UK have been subject to a large range of financial cuts and restrictions. This impact has meant that many youth services across the country have been closed, reduced, or are facing closure. Many local authorities are relying on the voluntary and community sector to fill the gaps in
My role is to support the development of the Institute for Youth Work which is something that I’m particularly passionate about as a youth worker myself.