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Quality Mark Awards at the National Youth Work Conference 27th March 2017

Atkin Associates have been rolling out the Quality Mark since June last year following the initial piloting of the standards and awards. We are delighted with the number of youth work organisations across Wales who have: attended training to gain familiarity with the standards; organized workshops for their teams to assess their own performance; and we have now started to receive completed submissions from both voluntary sector and local authority youth organisations.

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Keep Me Safe in Europe

Interesting afternoon at Anglia Ruskin for the launch of Keep me safe in Europe. This is a great example of the benefits of european co-operation for young people. Shain Akthar is explaining here the learning for young people from Walsall who participated alongside...

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Louise Atkin has been appointed a Board Member for Knowsley Youth Mutual

Louise is delighted to have been appointed a Board Member for Knowlsey Youth Mutual. KYM does amazing work with young people and is leading the way in delivering youth work outside the local authority at this time of staggering austerity when we need new approaches and courageous people to make sure young people have the opportunities and support they need.

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