Young people who choose to use youth work provision and engage with youth work professionals do so for many reasons; to meet friends, to have fun, to spend time in a safe space, to take part in specific activities, to build relationships with adults, or to get help and advice. Youth work therefore offers young people a wide range of activities and opportunities. These activities and the relationships that underpin them, promote young people’s personal and social development in various ways. Young people:
We provided a range of workshops in community settings where young people learn confidence and soft skills; awareness and personal reflection. These workshops give individuals the opportunity to think about what they need to move forward and make the right decisions for the future and successfully transition to adulthood. We support and tackle topical issues and those prevalent to young people in Somerset including but not limited too; employment, personal aspiration, social mobility, self esteem, and health and wellbeing.
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