Welcome to YouthLink Scotland's Website
YouthLink Scotland is the national agency for youth work. It is a membership organisation and is in the unique position of representing the interests and aspirations of the whole of the sector both voluntary and statutory. YouthLink Scotland champions the role and value of the youth work sector, challenging government at national and local levels to invest in the development of the sector.
National Youth Work Strategy 2014-2019
Our ambitions for improving the life chances of young people in Scotland.
We want Scotland to be the best place in the world for children and young people to grow up. We want a Scotland where the rights of children and young people are not just recognised, but rooted deep in our society and in our public and voluntary services. And we want a nation that treasures the whole wellbeing of children and young people.
Download the Strategy here.
Scottish Youth Work Week Conference and YouthLink Scotland AGM
Wednesday 5 November, Cumbernauld
Youth Work and Digital Participation
The 2014 Scottish Youth Work Week Conference and YouthLink Scotland AGM will take place on Wednesday 5 November at the Westerwood Hotel near Cumbernauld.
This year's conference will have a focus on digital media in relation to youth work as well as a selection of morning and afternoon Interactive Sessions.
YouthLink Scotland has set up the first independent public website designed to challenge sectarianism in Scotland, supported by the Scottish Government. Click on Logo for more information.
CashBack for Communities is the Scottish Government's vehicle for reinvesting the proceeds of crime back into communities to benefit Scotland's young people. Click on logo for more information on the various funds.
This page will take you to all the latest information on events being organised by YouthLink Scotland in partnership with its members and stakeholders.
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