Read all the latest news stories, blogs and policy updates from London Youth and across our network.

  • Esmée Fairbairn: Insights on Core Funding

    15 April 2019

    The Esmée Fairbairn Foundation has published Insights on Core Funding, a report demonstrating the ways in which providing core cost grants can help charitable organisations to achieve their outcomes, lever additional funding, plan for the longer term, and develop and improve their work. Laura Blazey, our Head of Learning, provided a case study on how […]

  • Consultation workshop: Home Office’s Multi-agency Legal Duty, 20 May 2019

    15 April 2019

    Details Date: 3.00pm-5.00pm, Monday 20th May 2019 Location: London Youth, 47-49 Pitfield Street, Hackney, London N1 6DA Agenda: This is a consultation workshop to have your say on the Home Office’s Multi-agency Legal Duty consultation and to contribute to London Youth’s response. Contact: If you have any questions or have any issues registering with the link below, please […]

  • Have your say on the Home Office’s Multi-agency Legal Duty Consultation

    15 April 2019

    The Home Office is consulting on Serious Violence: New Legal Duty to Support Multi-agency Action, which closes on Tuesday 28th May 2019. The consultation The Home Office is proposing a new legal duty to support a multi-agency or public health approach to tackling serious violence.  This would involve a range of partners and agencies such […]

  • Our summary of the DCMS Youth Charter

    15 April 2019

    On 11th April, Mims Davies MP, Minister for Sport and Civil Society, and the Department for Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS) announced that they will develop a new Youth Charter. DCMS says that the Youth Charter will reaffirm “young people’s place at the heart of policy, making sure their voices are heard on important issues […]

  • Celebrating World Art Day 2019

    15 April 2019

    Today is World Art Day, an opportunity to celebrate arts and culture around the world. Fortunately for me, I get to celebrate the diverse ways that people engage with art every single day. I feel incredibly lucky that my job basically consists of roaming around London visiting youth clubs, community centres, galleries, theatres and public […]

  • Attend our Employability Network, 23 May 2019

    12 April 2019

    Details Date: 10.00am-1.00pm, Thursday 23rd May 2019 Location: London Youth, 47-49 Pitfield Street, Hackney, London E8 4AA Agenda: The theme of the network is the ‘growth sector’, such as digital and technology industries. Further details will be announced closer to the event. Contact: If you have any questions or have any issues registering with the link below, please contact Michaela […]

  • Art & the Youth Sector Workshop, 17th May

    10 April 2019

    Date: Friday 17th May 2019, 10:00 – 13:00
    Location: Camden Arts Centre, NW3 6DG

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    Attend our Tackling Youth Violence Network, 17th May

    10 April 2019

    Date: 10am-1.00pm, Friday 17th May 2019
    Location: Westside Young Peoples Centre, W13 9NF

  • Notes from the Wellbeing and Mental Health Network, April 2019

    09 April 2019

    On Friday 5th April, our Wellbeing and Mental Health Network met for their latest meeting. You can find the slides for this meeting here. The network aims to help youth professionals better support the wellbeing and mental health needs of the young people they work with. The network brings together our members and other interested youth […]

  • Have your say on Parliament’s Local Government Finance and Spending Review Inquiry

    08 April 2019

    The House of Commons Housing, Communities and Local Government Committee is calling for submissions to their Local Government Finance and the 2019 Spending Review Inquiry, which closes on Wednesday 17th April 2019. The consultation As part of their role monitoring the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government, the committee is investigating the state of […]