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Trustee event

We are organising an information sharing event for trustees, voluntary directors and committee members from youth and community organisations in Manchester. The event will have a mixture of key speakers, activities and discussions to help trustees manage their organisations and be better prepared for the challenges ahead. Date & Time: Saturday 18 February 2017, 9.30am […]

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VYM AGM and beyond

VYM’s AGM took place on 24th October with about 25 participants including trustees, staff, partners and a good cross section of the network.  You can read VYM’s annual report for 2015/16 here. It’s fair to say that the legal stuff aside, it was a feisty affair which suggests that folk are passionate about VYM and […]

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Jobs: miscellaneous

M13 Youth Project specialises in street-based detached work and project work with young people in Ardwick, Manchester, an ethnically and socially diverse area close to the City Centre and the University. Our aim is to work together with young people to foster enjoyment, learning, action and change. We work from an inclusive Christian value-base, using […]

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Miscellaneous Training & Development Opportunities

Macc offers a number of training opportunities of interest to the voluntary youth sector.  For details go to:  Nigel Rose is again offering a series of workshops that might benefit voluntary youth organisations, including the following: The 4 workshops are: Strategy and Commissioning in Manchester and Greater Manchester, 3rd November, morning, free This workshop will […]

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Funding: miscellaneous

RADEQUAL funding Further to the successful delivery of the Rethinking Radicalisation and Radical Dialogue programmes, Manchester has been working with communities to develop a new and exciting community resilience campaign and grant funding programme called RADEQUAL. RADEQUAL is an important campaign for everyone in the city as it is aimed at working together to ensure […]

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Sleep Out Event in support of young homeless people, 16th Nov

Sleep-out at The Victoria Warehouse, Manchester on 16th November from 7.00pm to 7.00am For one night Young People’s Support Foundation in partnership with Centrepoint ask you to swop your bed for a sleeping bag and sleep out so that homeless young people don’t have to. We’d love to have you join us at our Sleep […]

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Full Time Sports Coaching Apprentice Opportunities

The Royal Foundation’s Coach Core programme is now live in Manchester, and is seeking to recruit 20 full time apprentices (age 16-25) who are interested in becoming sports coaches. There are various employers in Manchester who are part of this process, including CITC, MU Foundation, LCCC and Sale Sharks, as well as Eastlands Trust as […]

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Activities at Hideaway Youth Project this autumn

Girl Talk Hideaway Youth Project is offering sessions and activities for girls and young women at its facilities in Moss Side this autumn, for which they are holding an Open Evening on 18th October. See flyer for details Learning Support Club Every Thursday at 4.00pm Hideaway offers a learning support club to help young people […]

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Introduction to Youth Work – free training for volunteers

GMYN is once again offering the ‘Intro to Youth Work’ training programme. There are six themed training events which are open for bookings and cover areas of youth work basics. All training is taking place this time in Wythenshawe starting on 7th November – Mondays 5:30-8:30pm at the Lifestyle Centre in Woodhouse Park, and is […]

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Tools & Resources

This is a new post that we hope will prove useful for youth workers and all who work with young people.  Tools come courtesy of, resourced by EU funding, some as a result of collaboration between youth workers in different EU countries, including the UK.  You can sign up for SALTO-YOUTH updates via the […]

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