Network of Regional Youth Work Units England blog

A Network of Regional Youth Work Units, in England, collaborating across regions to promote good youth work and young people’s voices.

On Words and Meaning

In this week’s blog, Charlee Bewsher from Youth Work Unit – Yorkshire & Humber looks at the language of youth work and whether we need to be clearer on the … Continue reading

September 9, 2016 · Leave a comment

A Future at Risk: Is This It for Youth Services?

In this week’s blog, Jamie Mercer from Youth Focus: North East examines UNISON’S latest report on youth services and explores how charity and voluntary organisations can support young people who may … Continue reading

August 19, 2016 · Leave a comment

Youth Policy Moves to Department of Culture, Media and Sport

In this week’s blog, Charlee Bewsher from Youth Work Unit – Yorkshire & Humber explores the move of Youth Policy to the Department of Culture, Media and Sport following Theresa … Continue reading

July 31, 2016 · Leave a comment

Me, You, and the EU

On Friday 24 June it was announced that 52% of people in the United Kingdom voted to leave the European Union. There are some core groups who are left feeling frustrated … Continue reading

July 1, 2016 · Leave a comment

Where Did All This Hate Come From?

[Editors Note: This blog post was written prior to the tragic death of Jo Cox MP. Our thoughts are with Jo’s family and friends.] In this week’s blog, Patrick Ambrose … Continue reading

June 17, 2016 · Leave a comment

Is Youth Work in Danger of Forgetting About Non-16-18s?

In this week’s blog, Charlee Bewsher from Youth Work Unit Yorkshire & Humber explores how cuts to services have affected delivery to under-16s and over-18s and examines whether not reducing the … Continue reading

May 20, 2016 · Leave a comment

South West Regional Youth Work Unit – what next?

In this week’s blog, Gill Millar reflects on her time at Regional Youth Work Unit at Learning South West as the organisation closes its doors after 68 years. It’s been … Continue reading

May 6, 2016 · 5 Comments