- COVID-19 Guidance
- Youth Work Recovery Resources
- General Information
- YouthLink Scotland Events
- Youth Work & Schools
- Mental Health Guidance
- COVID-19 Resources
- COVID-19 Guidance for Organisations
- Guidance for Youth Workers
- Guidance for Young People
- Digital & Online Youth Work
- Equality & Diversity
Youth Work Recovery Resources
A series of toolkits and guides to help the youth work sector navigate the Scottish Government's route map out of lockdown.
Following the publication of the Scottish Government's route map for the transition out of lockdown, we have worked closely with the Youth Work COVID-19 Recovery Group to produce a series of resources to aid the youth work sector's recovery through each phase of the route map.
We will continue to add resources as and when appropriate to ensure the sector is adequately prepared to support young people through the challenges that lie ahead.
Updated guidance for phased renewal of youth work services
From Tuesday 5th January until at least Monday 1st February 2021, the preferred methods of delivery for all youth work services in mainland Scotland and Skye is online or through detached youth work.
Frequently Asked Questions
We've answered your questions relating to the phased reintroduction of face-to-face youth work in the aftermath of Covid-19.
A message to young people about the support they can expect to receive from the youth work sector as we progress through the Scottish Government’s phased route map out of lockdown.
Covid-19 Education Recovery: Youth work – A Guide for Schools
This update provides additional information on opportunities for schools to collaborate with youth work in the COVID-19 Recovery Phase.
Detatched Youth Work Guidelines
These guidelines provide a structure for refreshing & revisiting detached and outreach youth work in light of the Covid-19 pandemic.
Supporting young people through and out of lockdown
An outline of the planned approach to the delivery of youth work with children and young people through and out of each phase of lockdown.
Outdoor Education - Fit for the Future
Guidance commissioned by Scottish Government and developed by the Scottish Advisory Panel for Outdoor Education, in partnership with YouthLink Scotland and others.
Guidance on reopening of Outdoor Education Centres
Guidance to support the safe reopening and operation of Outdoor Education Centres for visits by schools.