A note from our CEO:
Youth Focus North West (YFNW) has supported youth services, youth work and young people for nearly 30 years. Our aim is to improve the lives of young people by delivering effective youth voice initiatives, developing youth work practice and by bringing people together through networks and partnerships.
The underlying strength of our work is our ability to develop
meaningful, productive relationships between young people and
This impact report was produced within the constraints of our national response to COVID-19. There is no doubt that this pandemic will impact heavily on young people and the youth sector for years to come.
Despite the related fears and concerns, YFNW, young people and youth workers have shown a capacity to adapt quickly and effectively. This should encourage us all to feel a sense of pride, and hope for the future. YFNW will continue to champion the cause of young people, working together with them and other partners to create opportunities and support aspiration and ambition.