‘Street-Safer’ Communities


The Youth Association’s detached team has secured some further funding to continue its ‘Street Safe’ scheme in the Halton area of Leeds. The team in Leeds has responded to local young people’s concerns about knife crime and the choices some of them are making to carry knives, by taking innovative ‘street safe’ workshops out onto the … Continue reading ‘Street-Safer’ Communities

Takeover at the Youth Association


On Friday 12th November the Youth Association is taking part in the 4th national Takeover Day. Takeover Day is all about children and young people taking over; doing the jobs adults would normally do. At the Youth Association young people will get the opportunity to choose who they would like to be for the day … Continue reading Takeover at the Youth Association

Schooltools launched


This week The Youth Association has launched Schooltools, our great range of services for schools.  Building on years of experience of providing mobile support and workshops in schools, we have now brought all of our most popular services together under one brand name and offered them to all of the secondary schools in our region. … Continue reading Schooltools launched

Ed Balls endorses Youth Association's work!


Speaking to The Youth Association today after his visit last week, Ed Balls said, “It’s great to see young people having their say in the political process. I met with lots of young people during the campaign who were concerned about jobs and training as well as the environment and feeling safe when they’re out … Continue reading Ed Balls endorses Youth Association's work!

Ed Balls endorses Youth Association’s work!


Speaking to The Youth Association today after his visit last week, Ed Balls said, “It’s great to see young people having their say in the political process. I met with lots of young people during the campaign who were concerned about jobs and training as well as the environment and feeling safe when they’re out … Continue reading Ed Balls endorses Youth Association’s work!