We are receiving an increasing number of requests from schools, and other organisations, to guide them appropriately to support any trans, gender variant or non-binary children or young people accessing their services. These requests tend to be reactive, in response to a young person "coming out". We believe that a proactive approach is needed, having the systems, support and knowledge in place, acknowledging the inevitability that a trans, gender variant or non-binary child or young person is already attending your school, or accessing your provision.
All Young People
A one day training course, that will encourage youth organisations to become more LGBT+ inclusive (lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, plus other related identities), by:
North West Young Peoples Development Trust (NWYPDT) are looking to give grants to organisations that help disadvantaged young people in the North West of England to overcome barriers which may otherwise prevent them from achieving their potential.
NWYPDT is an independent trust, which provides grant support to organisations for projects, activities and equipment. NWYPDT do not specify a minimum or maximum amount that they will fund, however most grants will be between £1,000 and £15,000.
The Manchester College are holding an Open Day on 5 November, 10am-2pm to recruit for Administration Positions in the Manchester area. This is aimed at young NEET, Manchester Residents. Those who are successful at the open day will be invited to attend a 4 week unpaid pre recruitment programme, which will then lead on to paid work experience and those who are not will be followed up and invited to attend the next round of recruitment.
A discussion on casualised working in Greater Manchester
The gig economy is destroying workers’ rights!
Young people don’t join trade unions!
Robots are taking all the jobs!
Do you identify as someone who is insecure or exploited in the labour market?
Yes? Then this event is for you!
This free and interactive workshop is a chance for young people (age 18 to 30), who work in insecure and casual conditions to discuss your experiences with peers, learn about employment rights and explore your personal expectations and aspirations.
XenZone are pioneers of digital mental health and well being and their vision is to lead the way in using technology to remove barriers to access for effective prevention, therapies and treatment for all.
XenZone are working with over 100 Local Authorities, CCGs, mental health trusts, businesses and charities to ensure it’s easy and safe for all generations to access the best emotional and mental health services as and when they need.
Henshaws Community Services enable people of all ages living with sight loss and a range of other disabilities to make informed choices about their future. Independence and friendship are at the heart of what we do to help people find the confidence to go beyond their expectations.
Manchester Young Lives are looking to appoint a Senior Youth Work Learning Mentor to work as part of an alternative school team providing a structured education and personal support and development programme to young people between the ages of 11 and 16 who are not attending mainstream school.
As you may be aware, earlier this year Manchester City Council and Manchester Health and Care Commissioning launched a competitive tendering process for the contract to provide support to the city's voluntary and community sector for the next three years. We are delighted to announce that Macc has been awarded this contract.