Children’s mental health is a serious area of concern – around 10% of children are now reported to have a diagnosable mental health condition and of these, most report delays in accessing appropriate help.
Detached youth work creates a unique environment for non-formal and social education to take place within the community. From building confidence and teamwork to developing life and employability skills, detached work tackles the issues in the places young people choose to meet. The first in our unique series of detached online webinars; this workshop […]
Detached youth work creates a unique environment for non-formal and social education to take place within the community. The second in our unique series of detached online webinars; This workshop considers developing effective street-based projects to build positive relationships with young people who choose not to use building-based provision. We look at the challenges […]
Building resilience is a huge part of development. Young people are resilient, they cope better during or after difficult situations. They ‘bounce back’ when things go wrong. Young people need resilience to navigate life’s ups and downs. Resilience education gives children and young people the opportunity to develop a range of social and emotional skills that can […]
Who could have predicted the effect that Covid-19 would have on our lives and the impact on our young people's drug use? Some thought that our young people would relish the break from all their mundane commitments . But we have been faced with a hard task. Those everyday social interactions that we rely on, […]