Cuts are coming - be part of the discussion and fight for essential services

28 June, 2017 - 11:18
 
Bristol Mayor, Marvin Rees has said that regrettably, cuts to council services are inevitable. However the public can have a say on how they will be made....

Emotional Health Directory of Services for Children and Young people

16 June, 2017 - 14:15
 
If your organisation is working to support children and young people with emotional health issues you can promote your services in a helpful, one-stop directory.
 
The...

Local placements for young people as part of the National Citizen Service

13 June, 2017 - 14:21

 

Are you a charity or organisation that could benefit from volunteering from young people aged 15-17 in and around Bristol, Swindon, Weston super-Mare and Bath? If so, the National Citizen Service could help! The...


Your chance to shape the Bristol Behaviour Change for Healthier Lifestyles Programme

18 May, 2017 - 16:26

 

Bristol City Council is now consulting on the Bristol Behaviour Change for healthier lifestyles programme, which is designed to meet the needs of people in the city who wish to change their lifestyle behaviour.

This programme represents a significant change to the current...


First Bristol Children and Families Partnership newsletter

18 May, 2017 - 16:24

 

Bristol Children and Families Partnership Board is keen to keep you up to date with initiatives and progress against partnership plans. Last November the partnership launched the...


Have your say in improving school-based sex and relationship education for young people

17 May, 2017 - 16:22

 

Members of the public can get involved in a study which aims to improve the quality of school-based sex and relationship education for young people.

Researchers based in Bristol are planning this study to maximise the likelihood of evidence-based best practice criteria for...


National Citizen Service Bill receives Royal Assent

9 May, 2017 - 14:16
 
The NCS programme brings young people from different backgrounds together and gives them the opportunity to take part in new experiences, develop skills and volunteer in communities.
 
The National Citizen Service (NCS) Bill has received Royal Assent.   The...

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Help shape a campaign to improve health and social care services for disabled children and young people

9 May, 2017 - 14:09

 

The Disabled Children's Partnership (DCP) is a collaboration between more than 30 charities, chaired by Contact a Family.   They have come together in the shared belief that health and social care services for disabled children, young people...


New Engineering Training Opportunities for Young People

24 April, 2017 - 12:54
Weston College is working with GKN Aerospace in Filton to develop a new course which prepares young people to become work ready.
 
The free course, titled ‘Movement into Work’, is a traineeship which lasts 10 weeks and is aimed at people between the ages of 16 and 24 who...

Bristol Shadow Safeguarding Children Board survey -'Our Opinion 2017'

2 February, 2017 - 14:17

A message from the young people on the Bristol Shadow Safeguarding Children Board:

"Dear teachers, support workers, engagement workers and youth workers

Please find attached letter regarding the ‘Our Opinion 2017’  City Wide BSCB Shadow Board survey.

We are asking that you...


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