Tags: Young People

Bags of Fun for locally isolating Young People

Posted: Mon, 27 Jul 2020 07:38

Bags of Fun for locally isolating Young People

Leicestershire and Rutland Community Foundation has given Young Leicestershire an emergency grant of £4,800 from the National Emergencies Trust. The grant is to help young people stuck indoors during... Read More »

Tags: Community Foundation, Funding, Young People

Four New Members of UK Youth Parliament for Leicestershire elected

Posted: Sat, 14 Mar 2020 15:37

On March 1st 2020 four new members of U.K. Youth Parliament for Leicestershire were elected - Dev, Harry, Laurence and Stan.

They have been elected to represent the young people of Leicestershire for two... Read More »

Tags: Young People

Grant Funding Available for Leicestershire Holiday Activities & Food Provision

Posted: Fri, 10 May 2019 16:18

Leicestershire County Council has developed a strategic partnership with the national children's charity, Barnardo's.

As a result of this partnership, Leicestershire County Council and Barnardo's (along... Read More »

Tags: Community, Funding, Health, Young People

Department of Health & Social Care Health & Wellbeing Fund 2019-2020

Posted: Fri, 18 Jan 2019 10:34

Government funding is available for VCSE organisations to run projects focused on improving children and young people's mental health.

More details can be seen here.

The deadline for applications is Friday... Read More »

Tags: Mental Health, Young People

Cinema for All

Posted: Fri, 20 Jul 2018 10:41

Cinema for All

Cinema For All are looking for people aged 16-30 based in Leicestershire who are determined to make a difference to their local community through creating their own cinema.

Supported by the BFI, BBFC and... Read More »

Tags: Events, Funding, young people

Civil Society Strategy Consultation

Posted: Thu, 01 Mar 2018 08:11

Civil Society Strategy Consultation

The Government announced last year that it would develop a Civil Society Strategy, which it said would help to shape the English charity sector's future direction. The Department for Digital, Culture,... Read More »

Tags: Community, civil society; stronger community, consultation, young people

Commonwealth Day - Competition for Young People

Posted: Mon, 19 Feb 2018 12:37

The Lord-Lieutenant, Lady Gretton, who is The Queen's representative for Leicester and Leicestershire, invites young people to enter a Commonwealth Competition by thinking about what brings people together from different countries and cultures to become friends. Young people are asked to submit a short story, a poem, a drawing, or a painting, which celebrates friendship across cultures. See attached poster for more details. The closing date for entries is 22nd April 2018. Read More »

Tags: Competition, Young People