Disrespect Nobody Campaign & Resources

The Home Office have a campaign called ‘Disrespect Nobody’ which focuses around sexting, healthy relationships, consent, rape and porn. This resource has a website full of information which could help you put together a session (or more!). In addition to this you can also find some discussion guides from the PSHE association which includes some lesson plans. Whilst these lesson… Read more »

Christmas Resources

Over a number of years we’ve put together some Christmas resources for use in a variety of settings. Here they all are… Secondary Assemblies Virgin on the Ridiculous Chocolate Sprouts Reason for the Season Humble It’s All About Giving Youth Group Sessions End of Term Style Session The Truth about Christmas Why Christmas? Christmas for Real Discussion Starters Christmas Jumpers

Job Opportunity – Youth & Children Leader in Upper Wharfedale, North Yorkshire

Youth & Children Leader  Christian Youth work in Upper Wharfedale, North Yorkshire Love Christ?  Love young people?  Love the Dales? The Anglican Churches of Upper Wharfedale are seeking to appoint an inspirational Youth & Children Leader to Project Reverb an established ecumenical youth work project. This is a 28 hours per week, 2 year fixed term contract (open to extension); salary £17,000…. Read more »

Resource Review – Kleer Series

Earlier this month a new video series primarily aimed at 14-18 year olds (although it could work with younger ages) was launched. Kleer series is a new series of videos aimed at engaging young people with issues of faith in a culturally relevant way. The resource website states ‘Are you looking to help young people explore their spirituality, identity, purpose and faith?’… Read more »

Social Networking & Safeguarding: 2016

In 2009 we published a blog about the use of social networking and child protection. In the last 7 years more and more young people have engaged with using social networking and sites like Myspace and Bebo have been replaced with Instagram, Snapchat and WhatsApp. Social networking can be a really powerful tool for connecting with young people, plugging events… Read more »

Training – Including Children & Youth with Additional Needs in Church Activities

From Wellspring Therapy We are pleased to give you some advance notice about a half-day workshop that we will be running on Saturday 15 October 2016 (10 am – 1 pm) with Lois Addy on Including Children and Young People with Additional Needs in Church Activities. The aim of the workshop is to help those in church ministries adapt their… Read more »

New Resource: STI Card Game from Inform You

This guest blog is from Emma at Inform You who have recently launched a new card game for discussing STI’s with young people. I am writing this blog to introduce our new Sexual Health Education Resource, The STI Card Game.  I believe it’s important that the history of the game is explained, I have work as a youth worker starting… Read more »