Author - Jonathan Smith

Money For Life

Money for Life is one of several flagship programmes which contribute to Lloyds Banking Group’s ambition to help Britain prosper – focusing on the social and economic issues which the group is best placed to help address. Throughout the Money for Life programme, UK Youth is partnering with Youth Scotland, Youth Cymru, Youth Action Northern Ireland, Youth Federation and over 150 youth organisations to deliver Money Masterclasses across the UK. Delivered by peer educators, called Money Champions, alongside youth workers, [...]

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Gen Code Is Back

Young people may be “digital natives” but many of them consume technology without understanding how it really works. Words like “computer science” and “coding” can be alienating and scary for young people, particularly those who have been less engaged in formal education. Generation Code is a UK Youth programme run in partnership with Microsoft. Our aim is to break-down the barriers young people have around computer science; changing attitudes by exposing young people to the possibilities with technology. Ultimately [...]

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