Policy and research
We represent your interests by influencing policy development on issues affecting young people and the youth work sector. Responding to government legislation, initiating and submitting responses to key consultations on a wide range of issues - we're always working to champion the role and value of youth work.
National Youth Work Strategy
The National Youth Work Strategy sets out our ambitions for improving outcomes for young people through youth work.
YouthLink Scotland are working with the sector to develop high-quality opportunities for measuring impact and commissioning sector-specific research.
Youth Work Outcomes
In 2016, YouthLink Scotland launched the Youth Work Outcome Model to support the development of learning opportunities for young people.
Our Policy Forum is a space for members to review, research, and promote national and international policy and good practice.