Tag: young people

YOUTH ADVISORY BOARDS ADDRESS BULLYING & WIN AWARD!

What a week it’s been for the Young People and their ongoing campaign to stamp out bullying in Norfolk. Breckland Youth Advisory Board (YAB) received the Organisation of the Year Award at the Ben Cohen StandUp Foundation award ceremony –  As well as 7 YAB’s working together to host a phenomenal ‘Young People against Bullying Conference’ The Ben Cohen StandUp… Read more →

CELEBRATING GREAT YARMOUTH IN OUR OCTOBER NEWSLETTER

Whats great about Great Yarmouth?… … the beach, of course, and chips on the market. But most of all, it’s the people. We’d like to invite you to the Young@Arts Festival, and tell you about the young people we support. Let’s collaborate to make Great Yarmouth a place where young people thrive and feel valued. Our latest newsletter explains the many… Read more →

Film Launch Proves Mental Health Awareness Top Priority for Young People

Young commissioners from the Norwich Youth Advisory Board (Norwich YAB) have created four mental health awareness videos addressing sensitive areas such as eating disorders, stress, insomnia and panic attacks.  “These topics can be very upsetting,” said one young commissioner and “we think using film and animation makes them easier to access and understand.” Mental health has been a top priority for… Read more →

Young@Arts: A festival by and for young people

Over 120 young people took part in a free, one-day, creative arts festival last month, organised by and for young people supported by MAP.  Young@Arts featured live music, performances, exhibitions and a series of visual and performing arts workshops including street photography, graphic illustration, contemporary dance and rap lyric writing.  This amazing film captures the day in all its colour and… Read more →

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