About Youth Work Week

Youth Work Week is an annual week long celebration organised by the NYA celebrating everything Youth Work!

Join us on social media using the hashtags #YouthWorkWeek and #YWW21 and find out more about this year’s celebrations below

Youth Work Week 2021

This year Youth Work Week will run from Monday 1st November to Sunday 7th November.

We are pleased to announce that the theme for this year’s celebrations will be

Champions of Youth Work!

This year we will be celebrating the champions of youth work around the country, these can be fantastic youth workers who champion by doing great youth work, or incredible young champions who have inspired youth workers around the country!

We will publish further details on the theme and ways that you can get involved shortly, please check back soon and follow our social medias for updates. You can also sign up to the NYA Network (at the top right of this page) to receive regular email updates about our upcoming work.

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What does this mean?

** From 6th September 2021 we can confirm that the youth sector moves to GREEN in the readiness framework**

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