News

We’re Hiring!

We are currently looking for an Property & Administration Officer to work as part of our small but very busy team. It is a new role and it will be really varied – from managing the property at 172 Copenhagen St, to volunteer recruitment and more – every day will be different! This would be an excellent…
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Stephen Griffith Interview on BLM Monday

Last week, our very own Project Director Stephen Griffith was interviewed by CYP member Moses Gomes on Insaan Culture Club’s BLM Monday. Head over to www.instagram.com/insaancultureclub now to watch the very inspiring interview with Stephen who discussed how he got into youth work, the challenges he has faced, and what he thinks the future of youth…
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Introducing the NEW CYP Job Board & Developing The New CYP Mental Health Programme

Anyone who has visited our website recently might have noticed we have added a new page just for youth opportunities. We get sent lots of employment, training, education and volunteering opportunities for young people, and we thought this would be a great way to promote and get them out there. Give the page a look…
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New initiatives for 2021!

It has been a challenging start to the year – what with the third lockdown – but we are still open supporting the most vulnerable children and young people in our community. In addition to our three weekly outreach sessions. Our youth workers continue to provide 1-1 support to any young person that might be…
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Service Update: Lockdown 3

As of 6th January 2021, we will be entering into another national Lockdown. We will still be offering Youth Club sessions every Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 7-9 PM. To attend, young people must be in one of the regular support bubbles. Please note that in a Lockdown, The National Youth Agency have stated…
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CYP Christmas Closure

Whether you’re a volunteer, staff member, funder, delivery partner or young person we would like to thank you for your support throughout this unpredictable year. Like many of you, we are glad to see the back of 2020, and we are very excited to see what happens at CYP in 2021. In response to COVID,…
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Trauma Informed Practice Training and New Youth Opportunities

As Lockdown 2.0 slowly draws to a close, the Christmas season finally opens. We are so glad that whilst Islington remains in tier 2 we can finally allow more sessions and young people through our doors. For the next few weeks we will be providing youth club (on Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri), girls’ football, music…
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Youth debates, BLanguage, and Co-op Causes

Even though the UK is in yet another lockdown, that still hasn’t stopped CYP supporting young people. We are still continuing to offer guidance and support in small groups, 1-1’s, and outreach on youth club evenings. Any organised events or activities with larger groups will be suspended until further notice. With that said, we are…
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Autumn at CYP

For the past few weeks, we are slowly beginning to feel the shift of seasons. The young people find themselves more indoors more than anything. As it has been Black History Month, CYP have been running various events to mark the month. Most recently, a Black History themed quiz night. It seemed both staff and…
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Celebrating Black History Month

Happy Black History Month everyone. We understand that the black experience cannot be and shouldn’t be acknowledged in only one given month; and that everyday we must all do the work to better understand how black history has come to impact our current society. However we will take this time to celebrate the cultures of…
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