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URPotential Youth Fund
We are offering an opportunity for young people (11-25) to apply for the funding to purchase items that would benefit them in gaining employment, training, education or volunteering. The money for the youth fund is raised through URPotentials fundraising balls.
The money raised is to support young people who struggle financially to reach their full potential. The funds will be available upon application & can be requested by contacting URPotential.
URPotential are requesting expressions of interest from organisations or individuals to provide an organisational strengths review of our company, funded by the Big Lottery. Organisations/individuals are asked to submit a 2 page A4 expression of interest with detailed:
- Plan of delivery
- Evidence of skills and previous experience relevant to this proposal
- References to support organisation/individual track record
- Costings associated with full delivery including compiling of full report and recommendations to be submitted to the Directors by 27th April 2018
The review will take place in April 2018. It is anticipated the review will take no longer than 3 days to complete.
Please send expressions of interest to Deborah.email@example.com no later than 12.30pm on 30th March 2018
Stop, Look and Listen this National Safeguarding Month
National safeguarding month starts on 28th February 2018. For the next month, UKYouth want to put a focus on safeguarding policies in organisations working with young people.
The aim of National Safeguarding Month is for organisations to Stop what they’re doing, Look at their safeguarding practices, Listen to young people and take action by the 31st March.
UK Youth share what you can do to take action during National Safeguarding Month:
Calling on all organisations working with young people to pledge to:
• Stop what they’re doing
• Look at their safeguarding practices
• Listen to young people and take action
• Make a Stop, Look, Listen pledge to show your commitment to improving your safeguarding policies and standards
• Review and take positive action to improve your safeguarding practices during National Safeguarding Month
• Share your pledge and raise awareness of the importance of safeguarding using #KeepMeSafe
URPotential are proud to support @UKYouth’s #KeepMeSafe campaign during National Safeguarding Month to pledge to take positive action on our safeguarding policies. Find out more & make your pledge https://www.ukyouth.org/stop-look-listen/
Want to come on one of our courses? Are you aged 19+? Then see below for the training we have coming up in the coming week or click here to see what we have on offer
We understand that for some people within our communities it is difficult to make that step into either volunteering, employment or further education. We will provide support through establishing peer mentors, befriending groups and training to ensure that step is a pleasant and rewarding experience.
We have four areas of work: Volunteering, Training, Research and Consultancy and Direct Delivery of Youthwork
We are proud that we are a living wage employer!
We are proudly supporting the #iwill campaign! Click the logo to find out more information
We are a not for profit organisation supporting communities across the North West.
We now have 2 CEOP ambassadors at URPotential. Click here for our Safeguarding page to find out more info
NEWS & EVENTS
- March 12, 2018
URPotential are requesting expressions of interest from organisations ...
- March 2, 2018
On Monday 19th February, Blackpool Youth Council held their annual You ...
- January 29, 2018
On Monday 19th February 2018, Blackpool Youth Voice will be holding a ...