You are cordially invited to the launch of Manchester Poverty Truth Commission ‘Nothing About Us Without Us is For Us.’ on 27 June, 11am-1.45 at Comedy Store, 3 and 4, Arches, Deansgate Locks, Whitworth Street West, Manchester, M1 5LH. Sponsored by Councillor Sue Murphy, Deputy Leader, Manchester City Council and Dr Ruth Bromley, Chair, Manchester […]
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The Princes Trust are offering free spaces on programmes: Get started in Music; Get started with Film and Digital Media; ‘Fairbridge’ in Bury and Central Manchester; Get into Retail with TKMAXX. Get Started with Music Meet new people and improve your skills by creating and recording tracks and preparing for a musical performance in an […]
Comic Relief are seeking proposals from those working on providing mental health support to children and young people at an early stage so that they are aware of their mental health and can build resilience as they grow and develop. Comic Relief would like to fund proposals that are particularly focusing on vulnerable children and […]
Later this year the Greater Manchester Mayor, Andy Burnham, plans to introduce free bus travel for young people in the Greater Manchester area. Help Transport for Greater Manchester to understand how this might affect you by completing this short survey by Friday 24 May 2019. By completing the survey you can be entered into a […]
Are you aged 18-30 and want to make a difference in your community? Are you a youth, voluntary or community group working with 18-30 year olds? Then you might be eligible for European Solidarity Corps funding. Come along to this free Changing Lives Fair on Thursday 2 May 2019, 7.15pm-8.45pm at the Federation to learn […]
Do you work with children, young people or adults in disadvantaged communities? Would you like to support your community to engage with science and technology? Want a chance to apply for funding to plan some fun activities with a scientist? Wonder Match, on 5 June, 10.30am-4.30pm at Bridge 5 Mill is a partnership-building event designed […]
Moving from primary school to secondary school is an exciting time of life but for many children it can also be a daunting prospect. A new, much bigger school can offer greater independence, such as the first smart phone, and a world of opportunity. However it also means new teachers, new subjects and potentially a […]
A play about young carers in Salford that “knocked MPs sideways” is about to embark on a national tour in June 2019. The show, Who Cares, was written by Matt Woodhead and co-produced by The Lowry and LUNG. It was made in partnership with Greater Manchester Charity, Gaddum and its Salford Carers Service and is […]
What is it like to think about and navigate your race on a daily basis? This session on 11 July 2019, 5.30pm is focused on pushing people working with young people (particularly white people) to reflect on the challenges facing young people of colour that are not always visible, critically considering what it is like […]
Are you: • aged 14-19? • a beliver in equality? • ready to fight against hate? Yes? Then come join other young people like yourself at HOME Mcr, on Monday 22 April, 4.30pm-6.30pm. Help to commemorate the very first Stephen Lawrence Day. There will be discussions, music and poetry and free refreshments. Places are limited, […]
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