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Decision details

York Youth Community Action Pilot for 14-16 year olds

Decision Maker: Decision Session - Executive Member for Children and Young People's Services, Executive Member for Children & Young People's Services

Decision status: Decision Made

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Purpose of report: To consider the outcomes, impact and lessons learned from the Government funded York Youth Community Action Programme 2010, and the best ways to ensure its legacy is sustained.

The Executive Member is asked to: Consider the results of the programme.


RESOLVED:(i)         That the outcome and impact of the Youth Community

                                    Action Programme be noted.


                        (ii)            That the importance of youth community action and

                                    volunteering be endorsed.


                        (iii)            That the recommendations detailed in Annex A of the

report be approved to ensure that the legacy of the programme is sustained.


REASON:      Youth volunteering and community action offers a great opportunity for CYC to continue to foster relations between voluntary groups and schools to provide the city’s 14-16 year olds with a range of opportunities that would otherwise have been unavailable to them and for young people to achieve demonstrable outcomes for the benefit of communities, other individuals and the environment.

Report author: Julia Massey

Publication date: 08/03/2011

Date of decision: 08/03/2011

Decided at meeting: 08/03/2011 - Decision Session - Executive Member for Children and Young People's Services

Effective from: 11/03/2011

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