New report on financial capability endorses NYA’s approach

A new report on young workers and financial capability calls on employers to do more to skill up their young recruits on money matters, as nearly half struggle to pay their bills.

National Apprenticeship Week 2018 – A look back at a year of My Money Now

For the past year, NYA has been supported by the Money Advice Service’s What Works Fund to improve the financial capability of 16-21 year olds engaged in or preparing for an apprenticeship.

Youth worker Apprenticeships progress update and a call for employer input

In National Apprenticeship Week we thought it would be a good time to update the sector on the progress with the Youth Worker Apprenticeship. 

NYA welcomes Labour’s commitment to statutory youth service

NYA welcomes a commitment from John McDonnell MP to a statutory youth service at the Conference of the General Federation of Trade Unions.

Fire and Wire: NYA and Platform Thirty1 win funding from Spirit of 2012 and #iwill

NYA and partners Platform Thirty1 have been awarded development funding from the Spirit of 2012 and the #iwill fund for their Fire and Wire project.

Welcome to the NYA Network

Welcome to the newly formed NYA Network, our way of connecting you to our vital work and like-minded colleagues. We have created the network to bring you insights from across the youth work sector and to showcase latest developments from the NYA and collaborations with trusted partners. Our network is a new innovation for us

NYA Blog: Money skills help to unlock young people’s futures

Britain Thinks and the Money Advice Service recently released research on young people’s attitudes to money management.

NYA comment on DCMS announcement on employment support

Government has announced it will use money from dormant bank accounts to tackle societal challenges.

The Environment Now – more than £150k of projects announced

16 new green tech projects funded by The Environment Now have been announced.

Unlocking Talent, Fulfilling Potential: include youth work in plans to tackle social mobility

Announcements today to tackle the UK’s growing social mobility problem by Justine Greening are welcomed by the National Youth Agency.