This evaluation assesses the impact of the two-year Beacon Positive Youth Engagement Peer Support Programme and the learning to be drawn from it. doersandshapersdmureport-1
Artswork with socially excluded young people This case study set features five youth arts projects in England and primarily explores their role in working with young people who are not in education, employment or training (NEET).
This publication is for youth workers and all those who work with young people in non formal settings who want to provide some form of accreditation for the young people they work with. Awards for young people
This publication provides a ‘state of the nation’ snapshot of the state of youth services within England. It is produced by the National Youth Agency (NYA) as part of its Routes to Success programme with the Local Government Association (LGA). Youth Services in England – The State of the Nation
This publication has been produced to meet local authority youth work teams’ requests for more practical examples and case studies of current and potential involvement in the TF programme. The Role of Youth Work in Supporting Troubled Families
The summer riots of 2011 have been the subject of many published literature, ranging from official reports and statistics to independent research and news articles. This NYA document aims to summarise the key observations and answer some key questions, with a particular focus on young people. Summer Riots: Summary of existing literature and key observations
Under Section 251 of the Apprenticeships, Skills, Children and Learning Act 2009, local authorities are required to submit statements on the planned and expected expenditure of local authority education and children’s social care functions. Statements are submitted annually, and the latest statement published for 2012-13 covers the period 1st April 2012 – 31st March 2013.
In 2012, the National Youth Agency established a Commission to determine what can be viewed as a “sufficient offer” of local provision for services for young people. This report details its findings. NYA Commission into ‘what is a sufficient youth offer’
Mapping the involvement of businesses in supporting services for young people in out of school settings
The NYA has conducted a project to map and promote what the business community is already doing with regards to supporting service delivery for young people in out of school settings. The project captures the many ways businesses are supporting young people through a survey of Heads of Youth Services (or equivalent) and interviews providing
Young people are faced with a wide range of housing challenges in today’s society and there is evidence to suggest that they are three times more likely to experience rented housing and homelessness problems than other age groups. Key Housing Issues for Young People