BWD Young People's Services provides Targeted Youth Support for children and young people aged 8-19 throughout the borough. 01254 298622

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Joined January 2015
The Voice groups and the Kids Next Door ASD group have had an amazing time participating in water sports at Queens Park boating lake this evening, even the sun came out for us 馃尀#Enjoy #Learn #Achieve #Voice #SENDInclusion #YPS
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It was great to chair this months SYA Forum Meeting. A very productive session and great input from young people from across the borough, all with bright new ideas and approaches for solving key issues. Looking forward to welcoming them to the next Youth Forum and SYA Meeting!
Young people from @BWD_YPS @blackburnyz and @BrfcOffer attended the 5th Monthly SYA forum this evening at Kaleidoscope. They discussed Food poverty with Lynne from @FoodBwD & how this impacts child poverty across BwD. The SYA forum are passionate in raising awareness #SYAforum
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Girls in the Junior TYS group made their emotion jars at this evenings session at YPS #Enjoy #Learn #Achieve #TYS #YPS
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Young people from @BWD_YPS @blackburnyz and @BrfcOffer attended the 5th Monthly SYA forum this evening at Kaleidoscope. They discussed Food poverty with Lynne from @FoodBwD & how this impacts child poverty across BwD. The SYA forum are passionate in raising awareness #SYAforum
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BwD Youth MP Muhammed Bapu attended the Civic Sunday event yesterday at King George鈥檚 Hall followed by the parade and service at Blackburn Cathedral #Enjoy #Learn #Achieve
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Youth MP Muhammed Bapu and Deputy Youth MP Hasti Jahanghiri attended the installation of the newly appointed Blackburn with Darwen mayor this evening in the council chambers. #Enjoy #Learn #Achieve #YPS
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Join us for this fully funded top tier training around #Wellbeing using the five ways to wellbeing. Certified training via PHE & HEE for all who live/work/volunteer or are in education across Blackburn & Darwen @BwDPH @blackburndarwen #bwd5ways booking link 猬囷笍 session 2
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The Leaving care forum met with professionals this evening to discuss life story work and how they can help improve the process for children and young people in BwD, they also participated in consultation with a PHD student from Manchester Uni #Enjoy #Learn #Achieve #YPS
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The BwD forum met with Liz Johnston @BwDPH this evening to discuss child poverty and how they can support and mitigate the effects to children and young people in BwD. They discussed transport, poverty proofing schools and increasing local neighbourhood youth provision #YPS
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Our TYS group participated in a mountain bike session in witton park this evening, enjoying learning new skills whilst being in the outdoors keeping active as part of mental health week #Enjoy #Learn #Achieve #TYS #MentalHealthAwarenessWeek
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Young people from the Junior Voice forums met with Sarah Bateman IRO regarding what should be in their plans and how they wanted them to look, they also met with staff from Barnardos regarding the advocacy and mentoring service #Enjoy #Learn #Achieve #JuniorVoice #YPS
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The leaving care forum met tonight with Claire Bibby, service lead for leaving care to discuss the improvement plan and their suggestions and ideas about what they think the service should be renamed along with their agenda for the next 6 months #Enjoy #Learn #Achieve #CIOC #YPS
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Our KND, ASD group participated in well-being workshops this evening as part of Mental Health Week, the young people discussed how people feel when they are lonely & how they could help to support their peers #Enjoy #Learn #Achieve #YPS #SENDInclusion #MentalHealthAwarenessWeek
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Our senior TYS group came out for a walk at bold venture park this evening. Fresh air, exercise and social interaction to promote positive wellbeing #Enjoy #Learn #Achieve #YPS #MentalHealthAwarenessWeek
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Our exclusive #BlackburnPride merchandise is now available to order online at:- blackburnpride.myshopify.com A big thank you to Inkthreadable for supporting and being our Exclusive Authorised Supplier.
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Being physically active can improve mood,decrease the chance of depression and anxiety and can lead to a better and more balanced lifestyle, our TYS group enjoy keeping active each week at Darwen Youth Centre #Enjoy #Learn #Achieve #YPS #MentalHealthAwarenessWeek
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Date confirmed 鉁 Stage ordered 鉁 Sponsors confirmed 鉁 Acts confirmed 鉁 . . . it's all coming together! #BlackburnPride Saturday 18th June. 馃憤 馃寛
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Young people from the TYS project talking about loneliness during this evenings session & how it can also effect young people, the lads talked about the importance of staying connected and provide support for each other #Enjoy #Learn #Achieve #MentalHealthAwarenessWeek #YPS
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Physical activity has a huge potential to enhance our wellbeing and increase our self esteem. This evening our young people on the TYS project took in the sights and sounds of Rivington Pike #Enjoy #Learn #Achieve #YPS #MentalHealthAwarenessWeek
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Young people on our SEND Inclusion programme are having great fun on our climbing wall today #Enjoy #Learn #Achieve #YPS #SENDInclusion
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