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Opportunity for young people with Brook Manchester

Brook Manchester is looking for young people aged 15-19 to get involved in improving sexual health services across the city, by joining their participation group.  This is a great opportunity to learn new skills, to get involved in campaigning and even to lead projects. If you know any young people who may be interested contact […]

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FRESH – New website for under 25s

https://www.fresh4manchester.nhs.uk/  is the new website for under 25’s around sexual health, relationships, contraception and much more. Our experienced Education Outreach workers provide information, education and training around contraception and sexual health for young people and professionals working with young people. The team has a specific remit around hard to reach and vulnerable young people (under […]

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Young Identity

Young Identity, in partnership with Commonword, works with young  people between 13 and 25 to obtain an arts award at Bronze, Silver  and Gold levels. They offer creative writing, spoken word and performance skills training and have a brilliant masterclass by some of the best spoken word Artists currently on the UK scene. In particular, […]

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SPOT Finance training

Interested in improving your confidence? Enhancing your employability skills or those of the young people you work with? Gaining some work experience? SPOT Finance is a dedicated group of student volunteers from The University of Manchester committed to improving the living standards of young people across Manchester. We conduct a variety of business, financial and skills […]

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VYM Quarterly Meetings 2016

Please note the dates of VYM’s quarterly meetings for 2016 which can always be found in the orange box on the left of this page.  If these dates clash with any major events or activities, please let us know as soon as possible as it is difficult to rectify nearer the date.  We will confirm locations as […]

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Manchester Youth Council update

Please find information below on the new model for the Manchester Youth Council.  The aim of the new model will be to reach more young people by building stronger links with School and College Councils and Youth Groups through a wider membership scheme.This approach will hopefully result in young people having a stronger voice informing […]

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Manchester Youth Market Programme

The Manchester Youth Market programme is one of We Love Manchester charity’s flagship projects.  It will help young, budding entrepreneurs to make the transition from developing a business idea to taking it to the public to test trade. Working with key partners such as the Princes Trust, Innospace, the Business Growth Hub, the Manchester Enterprise […]

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Young Disabled People: Taking Action

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VYM tender opportunity, deadline 31st Oct 2016

VYM is offering an opportunity for network members – VCS organisations – to apply to undertake aspects of our programme until March 2017, addressing the key themes of: Quality Representation Change Communication Data management The full briefing for this can be found here The deadline for submission of Expressions of Interest is 12 noon on […]

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Are you passionate about youth work?

Are you passionate about youth work? You can sign up to the Institute for Youth Work from as little as £10 a year. As a member, you will gain access to youth work information, policy updates, networking opportunities, discussion forums and discounted training. Members can also record their professional development and will receive an annual […]

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