NYA welcomes new recruits to its youth advisory group

We are delighted to welcome a new cohort of young people to our youth advisory group for 2015.

NYA supports National Safeguarding Day

The National Youth Agency has pledged its support for National Safeguarding Day, a day of action organised by the National Council for Voluntary Youth Service (NCVYS).

Social Action Journey Fund programme celebrates success

On the 20 February, we held a ‘Get Together’ for some of the young people who have benefited from our Social Action Journey Fund programme.

Blog: Youth Work and SRE – the start of a beautiful relationship

Blog by Catherine Bishop, NYA director of programmes. The Education Select Committee has published its report into PSHE and SRE in schools. Not a moment too soon.

Bob Forsyth

We received sad news that Bob Forsyth, friend of NYA, died on 11th February aged only 50 years old.

Blog: Why I believe everyone should vote

February 5 was National Voter Registration Day. As we draw closer to the general election, and voter registration processes have changed, there’s a need to ensure as many people as possible are registered to vote.

Blog: So why don’t young people vote?

SO! On the 5 February it’s national voter registration day. It’s a big day for a lot of people, just-turned-18-ers, politicians, civil servants and more. You name them, it’ll affect them.