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Who we are and what we do:
Young Hackney runs services and works with partners to provide a range of high quality inclusive universal and targeted play and youth work activities and programmes for children and young people aged 6-19. Up to age 25 for young people with special educational needs or disabilities (SEND)
They also provide year round 'youth work' programmes at Young Hackney centres and specific outreach youth programmes in various venues around the borough of Hackney.
You can find out more about this service in the Young Hackney - A guide for professionals
Being part of the community:
Activities include everything from music, drama and sports to relationship and training programmes.
There are five Young Hackney centres in the borough:
- Young Hackney - Forest Road - 29 Forest Road, E8 3BY
- Young Hackney - The Edge - Woodberry Grove, N4 1SN
- Young Hackney - Concorde - Kingsmead Way, E9 5PP
- Young Hackney - Hoxton Hall - 130 Hoxton Street, N1 6SH 0060
- Young Hackney - Stoke Newington - Chaucer Court, Shakespeare Walk, N16 8TS
- Young Hackney - Shoreditch Adventure Playground - Mintern Street, N1 5EF
- Young Hackney - Hackney Marsh Adventure Playground - Kingsmead Way, E9 5PP
You can find out more about Young Hackney centres by clicking on the image below and going to the bottom half of the page...
Young Hackney also has the following dedicated services.
Being listened to:
Young Hackney - Youth Parliament. The Youth Parliament meets with decision makers in Hackney and makes sure that young people’s opinions are heard.
As a member of Youth Parliament, young people can:
• develop new skills
• gain qualifications
• enjoy new experiences
• improve their CV’s
• make a difference to the community
Anyone aged 11-19 (up to 25 if the young person has SEND) can stand as a candidate. Elections take place every two years.
See also ... Hackney Youth Parliament
Volunteering and finding work:
Young Hackney also help support young people to find volunteering opportunities and work opportunities.
You can get free internet access at Young Hackney centres to carry out job searches.
Staff can give you advice to improve your CV and help you if you are struggling with an application form.
Drop in at your nearest centre for more information.
Young Hackney -
See also session at Young Hackney centres run by:
Young Hackney provide some volunteering opportunities within their organisation.
Please contact: Peter Algas - Core Leader, Young Hackney - Active and Achieveing - Children & Young People
Keeping you up to date...
Young Hackney produces regular updates in it's newletter.
Contact Young Hackney to sign up to recieve the regular Newsletter.
What's On? Young Hackney website page
Record Last Updated on: 16/10/2017