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.

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

Time Lapse

In this week’s blog, Patrick Ambrose from Youth work Unit – Yorkshire & Humber looks at whether youth work has been guilty of being inefficient in the past and asks whether, … Continue reading

March 29, 2016 · Leave a comment

Is there a youth offer?

In this week’s blog, Matthew Walsham from Partnership for Young London explores the issues around cohesive impact measurement for the sector and addresses the need for further support for young … Continue reading

March 8, 2016 · 1 Comment

The EU Referendum: Should I Stay or Should I Go?

In this week’s blog, Jamie Mercer from Youth Focus: North East looks at the EU referendum, young people’s voice, and the ramifications that the verdict could have on the youth … Continue reading

February 26, 2016 · Leave a comment

Meeting needs or solving root causes?

In this week’s blog, Charlee Bewsher from Youth Work Unit – Yorkshire and Humber looks at the role of faith organisations and whether charities should be meeting the needs of young … Continue reading

February 19, 2016 · 1 Comment

The highs and lows of youth work

In this week’s blog, Gill Millar from Regional Youth Work Unit at Learning South West looks at Bristol’s new Strategic Priorities for Young People document and explores the impact that cuts … Continue reading

February 5, 2016 · Leave a comment