Our StreetVoice group have created a knife crime short film created from real stories from the streets of Great Horton! Over the past few months, we have been working with … Continue reading Consequences- Knife Crime Awarness Short Film Campaign
Celebrating the Greatness of Great Horton
The Youth Association was proud to host the Great Horton Jubilee Festival, to celebrate all the amazing people of Great Horton and all their hard work! Over the month of … Continue reading Celebrating the Greatness of Great Horton
The Art of Understanding
On a beautiful sunny day, after months of suspense, we finally got to see the amazing installation at Leeds University. Our Talent Match ambassadors have been involved in a collaborative … Continue reading The Art of Understanding
It’s an arty party
Our Talent Match Ambassadors are well underway with their input into a collaborative art project involving the University of Leeds. A group of art students are conducting a community-based action … Continue reading It’s an arty party
A change of perspective
Belonging in Barnsley provides support to young people from marginalised communities, aiming to connect young people newly-arrived to the country with local, like-minded young people. However, the project also aims to … Continue reading A change of perspective
Let’s make it work
After plenty of hard work throughout the autumn, our Outside the Box project has reached a successful conclusion and published its new guide for young people struggling to start or … Continue reading Let’s make it work
Our year in figures!
As we take a short break for the Christmas period, we’re happy to leave you with our 2018 year in figures!
Happy 114th Birthday!!
Sunday 9th December saw The Youth Association turn 114 years old. TYA was founded in 1904 as the Leeds Association of Girls’ Clubs and has been Championing Good Youth … Continue reading Happy 114th Birthday!!
Ambassadors present at National Conference
Three of our longest serving Ambassadors attended the Talent Match National Conference, which was held at the Sheffield Hilton last week, to speak about the power of partnership working, their … Continue reading Ambassadors present at National Conference
Toni’s turning to youth work
Toni, a long-time Talent Match Ambassador, has left the programme, but she’s been keen to tell us just how much her experience has meant to her and how much it’s … Continue reading Toni’s turning to youth work