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An offer of coaching for members of the VYM Network

The Background Since leaving VYM nearly 2 years ago, Ross Grant has been developing a new venture as Fresh Perspective Coaching, Mentoring and Mediation. Ross is now both qualified and experienced in delivering performance coaching in different settings and sectors, but always designed to enable individuals and organisations to achieve their full potential. Why Me? […]

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Manchester Arena Memorial Grant Programme

The Inter Faith Youth Trust is launching a new grant programme for young people’s organisations to hold inter faith events or activities in the Greater Manchester area. May 2019 will mark two years since the bombing at the Manchester Arena. The focus of the project is to highlight the good that can come from different […]

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Youth Music grants

Youth Music is a national charity investing in music-making projects for children and young people (aged 0-25) experiencing challenging circumstances. Funding is focused on supporting projects for children and young people who face barriers to music-making as a result of who they are, where they live, or the circumstances they’re facing. Youth Music takes an […]

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The Manchester Youth Zone Fights Child Hunger with Holiday Club

The Manchester Youth Zone has launched a new holiday club to support families throughout Greater Manchester that are struggling to meet their basic needs with the region’s rising poverty line. The aim of the programme is to ensure children, especially those who receive free school meals during school term, have access to a safe environment […]

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North West Business Guarantee for Looked-After Children and Young People

WeMindTheGap are looking for innovative and socially conscious organisations who will commit to supporting care leavers with the kind of opportunities the rest of us take for granted, and in so doing create inclusive, opportunity-rich environments for their own teams. WeMindTheGap are seeking employer partners in Manchester who will work with them to provide some/all […]

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Manchester Youth Zone TechOver

TechOver is an interactive careers fair that aims to introduce local schools and colleges in North Manchester to digital technology and how it shapes the modern workplace. It will offer them a chance to experience how new technology can improve and reimagine existing jobs, as well as create new ones. Manchester Youth Zone are looking […]

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National Conversations and Best Practice on Female Genital Mutilation

As part of the sixteen days marking international activism on ‘Elimination of Violence against Women’ Manchester City Council and its partners are hosting a one day conference on Female Genital Mutilation (FGM), on 10 December, 10.30am-4pm at the British Muslim Heritage Centre. The FGM conference will provide a starting point to progress some of these […]

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Introduction to Safeguarding Children and Young People

This is a one-day course on 23 January, 9.30am-4pm at Hough End Police Social Centre delivered by members of the Manchester Safeguarding Children Board Training Pool. You should attend this course if you are in contact with children and young people and with adults who are parents and carers. This course covers the mandatory requirements […]

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BBC Media and Youth event hosted by BBC School Report

Are you part of a group working with 13-18 year olds? If so, this is your opportunity to attend a young people and media event at BBC MediaCityUK, hosted by BBC School Report on Saturday 8 December 2018, 11.45am-3.30pm. As part of BBC School Report’s extended work with youth and community organisations The BBC are […]

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Preventing hate crime: funding for community projects

Apply for funding for community projects that prevent hate crime. Hate crimes are crimes that are motivated by hostility or prejudice on the grounds of race (including colour, nationality, ethnicity and national origin), religion, disability, sexual orientation and transgender identity. Providing funding for projects that prevent hate crime is one of the actions included in […]

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