Blog: The challenge of safeguarding on a digital platform for young people

As a children and young people’s organisation safeguarding is our primary focus and most of our discussions, planning and considerations incorporate a focus on safeguarding. This is like organisations across the country who support children, young people and families. We are so consumed by the issue that we often assume that organisations in other sectors... Read more »

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Blog: The success of YOOF is based on the success of the partnerships

YOOF is a digital platform for children, young people and young adults from across Cheshire to view and share digital content. The concept was born out of the pandemic when agencies supporting children and young people were forced to take all their services online and use zoom, teams and google hangouts. As with the whole... Read more »

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WARRINGTON YOUTH ZONE CELEBRATES ACQUISITION OF SITE BY REVEALING ITS NEW LOGO

Young people from Warrington have unveiled the logo for their new OnSide Youth Zone to supporters, as they celebrated obtaining the land on which it will be built.  More than 7,700 young people had their say on the design, which was developed by the Youth Zone’s Young People’s Development Group, supported by digital agency Carpe... Read more »

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EPIC CANOE CHALLENGE RAISES OVER £80K FOR WARRINGTON YOUTH ZONE

We are absolutely thrilled to announce that 28 participants from the Collaborative Learning Circle, have raised over £80K for the new Warrington Youth Zone, by taking part in the Caledonian Canoe Trip; Sixty miles of rowing from Fort William to Inverness, Scotland! The brave team which comprised of 28 seasoned highways industry professionals made the 60-mile trip,... Read more »

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PLANS APPROVED FOR NEW WARRINGTON YOUTH ZONE

Proposals for the development of a new £6.5million OnSide Youth Zone, supporting thousands of young people across Warrington, have moved a step closer as a planning application has been approved by Warrington Borough Council. The joint venture between national young people’s charity OnSide and Warrington Borough Council will see a purpose-built facility which will raise... Read more »

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GREEN LIGHT GIVEN FOR NEW £6M WARRINGTON YOUTH ZONE DEVELOPMENT

Proposals for the development of a new £6million OnSide Youth Zone, supporting thousands of young people across the borough, have been given the green light by Warrington Borough Council’s Executive Board. The joint venture between the council, national young people’s charity OnSide and Warrington Youth Club will see a purpose-built facility which will raise aspirations,... Read more »

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