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Youth work changes lives

YouthLink Scotland is the national agency for youth work, representing more than 100 youth work organisations across Scotland.

We champion the role and value of the youth work sector, challenging government at national and local levels to invest in your development.

Events

News

YouthLink Scotland Policy Seminar Series 2018

PUBLISHED: Mon, 06 Aug 2018

An opportunity for youth work practitioners, policy makers, academics, and other interested stakeholders to come together. Last chance to book!

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Conference

National Youth Work Conference 2018

START: Tue, 20 Nov 2018 09:00
END: Tue, 20 Nov 2018 16:30

In Scotland’s first ever Year of Young People, our 2018 National Youth Work Conference will take place on 20 November in Glasgow. This year, our focus will be on young people’s participation.

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Consultations

Consultation

Progressing Children's Rights in Scotland - An Action Plan 2018-21

  • Status: Open
  • Deadline: Wed, 26 Sep 2018

The public are being asked to shape the plan, which will transform how children and young people experience their rights and are involved in the decisions that affect them.

Consultation

Consultation Toolkit for Young People: Age of Criminal Responsibility

  • Status: Open
  • Deadline: Fri, 05 Oct 2018

The Equalities and Human Rights Committee is looking at the Age of Criminal Responsibility (Scotland) Bill and they want to hear the views of young people.

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Latest news

News

National Youth Work Conference: Keynote speaker announced

PUBLISHED: Tue, 18 Sep 2018

The keynote speaker for the National Youth Work Conference has been announced. Find out more and book your space.

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News

First Minister challenged by young people at FMQT Next Generation

PUBLISHED: Mon, 17 Sep 2018

The First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon, has been questioned by young people from across Scotland in the first First Minister's Question Time for children and young people.

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New resource launched on how to run youth-led heritage research projects

PUBLISHED: Mon, 17 Sep 2018

YouthLink Scotland have launched a brand new resource for youth groups and schools that want to run their own youth-led research project.

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Get top marks on tobacco

PUBLISHED: Fri, 14 Sep 2018

ASH Scotland have launched a new tobacco-free schools resource pack. It’s linked to the Curriculum for Excellence. Find out more.

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Twitter

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3:52PM - 19 Sep 2018

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Ada Lovelace Day is on 9th October and @ComputingNapier are holding a special fun evening (complete with ice cream… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

3:42PM - 19 Sep 2018

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Tonight's #trusteehour is all about young trustees. Join the conversation if you're a young trustee, have a young t… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

3:32PM - 19 Sep 2018

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Funding

Funding

Corra Foundation

The Corra Foundation distributes funds to recognised charities in Scotland which focus on improving the quality of life for disadvantaged people.

Funding

Money Saving Expert Charity Funding

The MSE Charity awards grants aimed at educating and informing people in the areas of financial literacy, consumer or debt issues.

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Vacancies

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Support Officer (Gambling Education & Prevention Programme)

LOCATION: Edinburgh
POSTED: Tue, 14 Aug 2018
CLOSING: Mon, 17 Sep 2018 12:00

Assisting with national organisations, the development of a Gambling Education Network and the maintenance and further development of the online Gambling Education Toolkit.

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Project Officer (Gambling Education & Prevention Programme) – 3 Posts

LOCATION: Edinburgh
POSTED: Tue, 14 Aug 2018
CLOSING: Mon, 17 Sep 2018 12:00

The work of the Project Officers will include partnership building with national organisations, development of a Gambling Education Network and further development of the Gambling Education Toolkit.

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