UPS Road Code

One in four 18-24 year olds (23%) crash within two years of passing their driving test & road deaths are the single biggest killer of young people today. Due to the likelihood of risky behaviors of young drivers, passengers are immediately more at risk when in the car with a young driver, with 91% of … Continued

YOUTH ACTION Employability Programme Participant Blog

One of the participants from our last YOUTH ACTION Employability Programme wrote a blog about her experience.  Following the programme, this participant attended an interview with Starbucks and was invited to take part in an ‘on job experience day’, working in a local store, and was subsequently offered a job in her local store.   … Continued

Smile For Life Cam-Nam Trek

Sara’s Blog On the 19th October four members of the NE Youth team (Bruce, Ray, Peter and Sara) set off on an adventure after 8 long months of planning, fundraising and training. The aim was to cycle 450 miles from Siem Reap in Cambodia to Ho Chi Min City in Vietnam in order to raise … Continued

Nominet Digital Hub Programme Champion Volunteer Roles Available

Are you aged 16 – 24, interested in digital skills then this could be for you! NE Youth are working in partnership with UK Youth and Nominet to deliver this new and exciting Digital Hub programme to deliver basic digital skills programmes to young people at risk of digital exclusion.   Champion Day You will … Continued

Generation Code Champion Volunteer Roles Available

Are you aged 16 – 25, interested in coding/digital skills then this could be for you! NE Youth are working in partnership with Microsoft and UK Youth to deliver Generation Code, and are looking to train up a number of Code Champions aged 16-25 years old.  No coding experience is needed. This will allow you … Continued

Scholefield Trust

NE Youth member organisations are once again invited to apply for a grant of up to £1000 towards projects associated with their organisations. Emphasis will now be placed on funding; Equipment / Resources / Programmes Training / Coaching bursary Please clearly demonstrate how this will clearly support your work and the development of your organisation. … Continued

Bags of Help For Local Projects

Bags of Help is Tesco’s exciting local community grant scheme where the money raised from the 5p bag charge is being used to fund thousands of local projects in communities right across the UK. Projects that bring benefit to their community will get the green light – these range from improving community buildings and outdoor spaces to … Continued

Connect 5 Mental Wellbeing Workshop

Wednesday 20th September, 9:30am-12pm, Venue TBC Connect 5 (Session 1) is a half day introductory course to help you better understand the terminology around mental health, mental wellbeing, and mental illness. You will also learn about local services and resources that enable people to help themselves. You will become confident to offer wellbeing advice within your … Continued

Go Lead – Sports Leaders Day Award

Saturday 23rd September This practical course has been designed as an introduction to leadership that will give you an understanding of how you can use leadership skills in a variety of different settings, including Sports clubs, youth groups, schools, colleges etc, and gain the knowledge, skills, and competencies to lead basic physical activity sessions under … Continued

Young Person Clay Pigeon Shoot Fun Day

Friday 18th August Shooting instruction, tuition and guns/cartridges supplied. Fun clay pigeon shooting competition with trophies for the winners (optional) Two course lunch Venue: Felton, Northumberland Cost: Free to NE Youth members / £25 Non-members Entry: For further information or to request an entry/consent forms please contact: Louise Laws at or 0191 2727494 / … Continued