In partnership with the VYM Members Group and latterly the citywide Infrastructure Group, VYM has been working to offer VCS organisations in the youth and play sphere an insight into various models of partnership working that might enable us to better engage with the evolving youth & play trust that is Young Manchester. To this […]
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CTZN is a smartphone based app that aims to connect young people with community based activities, and to incentivise and reward them for taking part. It has been developed by a Manchester based design and tech company, Gencia, in partnership with Greater Manchester Police, and has been informed by young people from Enthusiasm Trust. […]
VYM has been working closely with Manchester Metropolitan University and a group of youth workers and project managers from across the city to trial the Most Significant Change tool for assessing impact and reflect on practice to identify how outcomes are being achieved, and to ultimately inform future practice. If you have a Dropbox account […]
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 […]
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, […]
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 […]
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 […]
Final VYM Network meeting
Join us for the Launch of the Equality, Access and Inclusion audit tool
Tuesday 4th March 1pm – 4pm
We launching the Equality, Access and Inclusion audit tool kit which has been developed by working with youth focused organisations.
Read more about it here
Manchester Metropolitan University Business School, Room 3.16, All Saints, Manchester, M15 6BH
After 15 years of supporting the voluntary youth sector, VYM will be closing its doors. We leave behind a legacy of a network of people across the city who have made connection to improve youth provisions for young people and an emerging network for equalities work.
VYM Equality and Diversity Audit
A new year for Equality.
Voluntary Youth Manchester are entering the pilot phase of our Equality, Access and Inclusion audit tool.
For more information on the pilot click here