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Welcome our new Therapeutic Youth Worker!

CYP will support the Islington Youth Violence Reduction Strategy by creating a project in collaboration with young people. The project will take place over the week beginning September 27th and will address the issue of youth crime. It is not yet clear what the project or outcomes will be however following early discussions film, music…
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The End Of Summer 2021

Later, we moved onto breaking bad habits. The young people were all given plates. On it, we listed any bad habits that they felt needed to break. After they wrote on the plate, we took ourselves into a sheltered alleyway and threw them on the ground whilst yelling, “we are not our bad habits”. Afterwards,…
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Here Comes The Summer

With a few weeks of summer already gone, the young people have been able to start it off well. Thanks to Summerversity, Mondays and Tuesdays have been occupied with our Wellbeing Sports programme. Starting off with badminton, new comers come into the scene to experience what it’s like at CYP. From badminton, to cycling, to…
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Exciting staff changes at CYP & Double your donations!

It’s been a year of growth for CYP – despite the many challenges going off in the world! Our Administration & Communications Officer – Lucy Taylor has now moved on to be our Communications Manager. Lauren Gordon has taken over from Lucy’s position and is our new Property & Administration Officer role focusing on the…
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Could you be our new Therapeutic Youth Worker?

As part of the expansion of our Mental Health & Wellbeing Programme, we are currently looking for a full-time Therapeutic Youth Worker. The right candidate will leading a new project that improves accessibility to emotional well-being and mental health services, whilst also promoting the emotional well-being and mental health of children and young people through…
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The Wellcome Collection: CYP x CALLY

If you head down the Euston Road, you may stumble upon a little art collection CYP has been working on for the past year. You can find our installation at The Wellcome Collection; a free exhibition where you can see five short films exploring the question of being human during Covid-19 through poetry and monologues.…
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Inside Out Project & Cally Festival 2021

If you’ve been over the road to Granary Square lately you may have noticed a little pop-up exhibition in which CYP has been involved in! The exhibition Inside Out is being held in four major locations in London in celebration of the UEFA EURO 2020 Football Championships to celebrate football and its ability to bring…
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Mental Health & Wellbeing Programme: Art Mural

Anyone who has been into CYP recently will undoubtedly have noticed the new bright blue mural on the wall! As part of our new Mental Health & Wellbeing Programme, young people at CYP have been leading on this artistic design which is meant to represent themselves and their favourite CYP memories. The design is entirely…
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Easter Holiday Fun Times

It seems cycling around London has become a recent favourite. In the Easter Holidays, the young people took to the streets; starting off at Granary Square, the young people began their park-hopping-on-bikes adventure. With portable speakers, they danced their way through Regents Park, Kingston Gardens, Hyde Park, Green Park, and then finishing off with lunch…
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Forbes, Music, & Football: Springtime at CYP

Spring has sprung at CYP, and with lockdown easing; there is a lot to be optimistic about! As of March 29th, restrictions have eased which means we can run more sessions at CYP for up to 15 people. Young people can now play with the much-loved pool, table tennis and football.  But most importantly, we…
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