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Local Authority Statutory Duty Updated

Guidance for Local Authorities

Local authorities have a statutory duty to provide a local youth offer for young people and, in line with the strengthened guidance published on 28 September, are required to ensure that their local youth offer is responsive to the needs of young people.


Youth Work Training Bursaries

Find out what subsidised accredited training you are eligible to apply for


The National Youth Agency (NYA) is delighted to present the new National Curriculum for Youth Work.

Natwest Thrive with Marcus Rashford

Find out more about Natwest Thrive with Marcus Rashford

Safeguarding Hub

A comprehensive Safeguarding and Risk Management framework for the Youth Sector.

National Youth Sector Census

Youth sector organisations can log in and register on a secure hub Youth Work One to upload their latest data. 

Visit the NYA Academy

Find out about our youth work courses and CPD opportunities

Routes to Community Success

The Routes to Community Success programme is developing a model approach to youth work design and delivery.

Cornwall, Norfolk and West Northamptonshire are the three local test-bed areas for the Routes to Community Success programme, which aims to inform a model approach for boosting the capacity of the youth sector, through the co-design of services with young people and building the skills, capacity and resilience of grassroots providers.  

Click below to find out more and get involved.


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