Project Iris – Growing Hope

Referrals are now open for Project Iris which will be launching in April. You can access project details & information on application criteria & how to apply here. Project Iris is a new Inclusion Education programme, designed to support young people from 11-25 experiencing suicidal ideation, thoughts and self-harm.  Inclusion Education | Bespoke Learning for […]

My Story and Me: a storytelling intervention for young women and girl

We’re asking young women aged 12–24 to share their mental health stories! An Anna Freud research project is looking to interview young women with the aim of helping other girls to understand and talk about their mental health. My Story and Me: a storytelling intervention for young women and girls | Anna Freud

Lead Youth Worker (on behalf of Steyning Parish Council)

Job Title: Lead Youth Worker in charge of the Joint Parishes Youth Service Organisation: Joint Parishes of Bramber, Steyning and Upper Beeding Contract: Three Year fixed term Part-time contract, (with option to continue if service cont.) Salary: £30,000 per Annum (pro rata) – Based on an average of 30 hours per week work Scale: Using the JNC Pay Scale points […]

National Citizen Service Trust x3 Members

Could you help young people become world ready and work-ready? @NCS is looking for three new board members Find out about the role and apply before 4 April: Role details – National Citizen Service Trust x3 Members – Apply for a public appointment – GOV.UK (

NCS – Easter Weekender

Our Easter Weekender, delivered by Loud Speaker, is full of outdoor adventures, life changing workshops, and time to recharge. And the best part? It’s totally free.  Locations are: Grosvenor Hall, KentBembridge, Isle of Wight Easter Weekender 27 March 2024 – 2 April 2024 | NCS (

Ford – Southampton Community Fund

The aim of this grant programme is to fund skills initiatives for young people aged 11-25 years old, living in Southampton and Eastleigh. Nonprofit community organisations working with these target groups can apply for two-year grants of up to £6,000 per year (up to £12,000 over 24 months). All multi-year grants will be paid in annual instalments […]

Suicide Prevention Funding update

A total of 79 charities across England will receive a share of £10 million for life-saving suicide prevention services. This funding will mean more people can get the right support when they need it. £10 million to support suicide prevention – GOV.UK (

Y Services annual youth work week report

During national youth work week in November, Y Services surveyed all young people we worked with in our youth centres, detached and 121 support in schools. We wanted to find out their views on our service and where we can improve, the results of this survey for your information can be found here.

Eating Disorder workshops for parents and carers – The Charlie Waller Trust

New Maudsley Carer Skills Workshops Based on the New Maudsley approach, these courses have helped so many families to navigate their way through a seemingly impossible task and offer professional techniques for becoming a ‘Change Coach’. Each course consists of a series of five two-hour workshops. These workshops will cover: New Maudsley Training Course Dates […]


Salary:  £35k (London based office) Permanent The Centre for Young Lives – a new, dynamic, innovative, independent think tank and delivery unit dedicated exclusively to improving the lives of children, young people, and families in the UK.  The Centre for Young Lives’ experienced team will provide informed and expert insight, produce quantitative and qualitative research […]