Young Wales News

*Workshop* Caerphilly July 23rd

Working Together to Reduce Harm

Substance Misuse Workshop

Hosted by: Caerphilly Youth Forum

Tŷ Penallta, Ystrad Mynach, Caerphilly, CF82 7PG

Thursday July 23rd 2015

11am – 3pm

(Lunch provided)

This is an early stage workshop to collect thoughts and ideas from young people towards the next 3 year delivery plan from Welsh Government called ‘Working together to reduce harm’

There will be more opportunities for young people across Wales to participate at later stages.

If you have young people who are interested in attending or if you would like to find out more just email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The work of the UK Young Ambassadors

Lauren Crawford is 19 years old and is from Aberdare in Rhondda Cynon Taf. She is currently a UK Young Ambassador for Wales and was elected in August 2014.

Lauren has been extremely busy during the last year this is a quick whistle stop tour of what she has been up to.

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Young people wanted for a new anti bullying and hate crime network!

“Ideas Workshop”

10am until 3.00pm on Saturday 11th July 2015

Old Library, The Hayes, Cardiff

Young people chose anti-bullying and hate crime as a priority for Young Wales and a result we are setting up a young people’s anti bullying and hate crime network starting with an “Ideas Workshop” to explore the key issues. This network will have direct links to the Welsh Government All Wales Anti Bullying Leadership Group and will be supported by members of the Children in Wales Preventing Bullying Behaviour Group.

Young Wales would like to work with upto 20 young people (11-25 year olds) and are offering places to your young people first. We would like to see 2 young people from each forum or organisation at the Ideas Workshop. 

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Participation workers update: School councils

The School Standards and Organisation (Wales) Act 2013 gives LA’s responsibility to intervene when the Head teacher and governing bodies are not carrying out their functions in accordance with school council regulations 2005.

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