Skip to main content

Coronavirus update: Organisations offering activities and support. Our Coronavirus page can help with local information. Go to Community Action Suffolk to see how local groups can help isolated people.

National Youth Agency

General Details

The National Youth Agency is the leading national charity for youth work and was created in 1964 to act as the national body for the youth work profession. 

Youth work focuses on working holistically with young people. It’s about building resilience and character and giving young people the life skills they need to live, learn, work and interact successfully with other people.

The National Youth Agency is the national body for this important, under-recognised discipline. We have taken the lead in championing it for fifty years. But as the choices and challenges facing young people get more demanding and the public funding to support them diminishes, our mission gets more urgent every day.
The NYA has three strategic objectives which explain the scope of our work:

  • Create opportunities for young people
  • Developing a skilled and effective youth sector workforce
  • Influencing practice [youth work] through policy and research

Who to contact

Telephone
0116 242 7350
Email
nya@nya.org.uk
Website
https://nya.org.uk/
Social Media
 Like us on Facebook
 Follow us on Twitter
Address
9 Newarke Street
Leicester
Leicestershire
Postcode
LE1 5SN

Where to go

Area served
Suffolk

Other details

Age Groups
Young people


Last Updated
03/12/2019

More like this

Young people's organisations
Youth services
Youth services

Reviews

Sign in to write a review

Back to top