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Bucksinspired Traineeship Programme | 20 April to 17 July 2020

Published 31 January 2020

What is the Bucksinspired traineeship programme? The Bucksinspired traineeship programme is an education and training programme with work experience that is focused on giving young people the skills and experience that employers are looking for.  Traineeships help unlock your great potential and set you up…

What matters to me - drop in

Published 24 January 2020

Come and tell us on 27 or 28 January, Sivatech, Aylesbury Buckinghamshire County Council is developing a vision to help young people prepare for adulthood. This is the time in a young person’s life sometimes called ‘transition’ or 'growing up’ We want all young people with…

Self Care Summer | Self-care approaches of children and young people

Published 09 August 2019

The Anna Freud National Centre for Children and Families, who host the On My Mind | Mental Health Support Website have launched their latest campaign called Self Care Summer. Throughout Self Care Summer, children, young people, parents and carers are encouraged to try self-care strategies and share…

Making it easier to search by age

Published 23 January 2019

As  a result of user feedback, we are adding more age groups to our website to make it easier to find the most suitable activities, services and organisations for you and your family. As you are searching the website, you may see more age groups…

K'Bro | Emotional Resiliency App for Young People

Published 18 January 2019

Have you heard of K'Bro? K'Bro is an Emotional Resiliency App for Young People. Basically, K'Bro is a safe place and game where you can express how you are feeling and support others too. You can join tribes which are anonymous online communities. The What's up…

Free textbook for students covering financial education

Published 08 November 2018

The charity "Young Money" and Martin Lewis OBE have announced that they are sending financial education textbooks to all state funded English secondary schools in 2018 and 2019. They will be funded by a £325,000 pledge from Martin Lewis OBE himself, founder of the money…

Gain New Skills and Train with The Prince’s Trust

Published 05 April 2018

If you’re unemployed and between 16 and 25, you could meet new people, gain new skills and train with The Prince’s Trust. Introducing TEAM, a 12 week programme where you’ll learn how to work closely with others and come out ready to give your life…

New! Young People's Education Health and Care Needs Assessment Booklet

Published 04 October 2016

The 'My Education Health and Care Needs Assessment Booklet' was co-produced with written content and illustrations by young people, supported by youth workers in the Youth Service during the autumn and winter term 2015. The young people worked with a professional artist to help produce…