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.

The Trump Card

In this week’s blog, Jamie Mercer from Youth Focus: North East looks at Donald Trump and the executive orders signed that threaten public harmony around the world. In January, just … Continue reading

March 3, 2017 · Leave a comment

Reasons to be cheerful (2016)

In this week’s blog (and the last of 2016), Jamie Mercer from Youth Focus: North East reflects on the last 12 months and asks are there reasons to be cheerful … Continue reading

December 20, 2016 · Leave a comment

On Youth Policy and Young People

In this week’s blog, Charlee Bewsher from Youth Work Unit – Yorkshire & Humber tackles youth policy, the importance of youth work, and exploring the role young people can have … Continue reading

December 9, 2016 · Leave a comment

Good education for all young people?

In this week’s blog, Gill Millar looks at the prospective changes to the education system and explores what the role of youth workers could look like as part of a … Continue reading

September 23, 2016 · Leave a comment

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

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