Preventing Crises (MAY 2024)

Effective interventions to support children and young people’s mental health and wellbeing.

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Trapped in the Cost of Living Crisis (2024)

YMCA paints a stark picture of the challenges and harsh truth imposed by the ongoing cost of living crisis, particularly affecting young individuals in supported housing.

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Now’s Our Chance: YMCA General Election Manifesto 2024

The promise of a general election in 2024 is OUR CHANCE to make young people’s voices heard.

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Early Years Funding 23/24

The Early Years National Funding Formula for 2023/24 falls short in supporting early years providers to deliver the government’s free childcare scheme.

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Facts & Stats 2022

This booklet brings together details of the impact YMCA England & Wales made last year around our five key work areas.

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D£VALUED

A decade of cuts to youth services: A report examining local authority expenditure in England and Wales.

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Transitional Housing

This guide profiles a clear and much-needed opportunity for young people living in supported accommodation to move on in a planned, supportive way.

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Better Futures

A report demonstrating a collaborative, creative and effective way of working with hard to reach young people.

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Youth-Friendly Communities

This guide is designed to show local stakeholders the six key steps that need to be taken to help young people in their area.

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The Big Ban Theory

A research report looking into legal highs usage among young people in England and Wales.

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YMCA England & Wales

Gender Pay Gap Reporting