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CYP X The Wellcome Collection

Over the Summer, local art institution The Wellcome Collection got in contact with us regarding an exhibition they wanted to collaborate on with us. With the need to hear the voices of the public regarding the recent pandemic, Wellcome Collection posed the question “What does it mean to be Human during COVID-19?”; and this would…
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Back to school and emotional wellbeing

The new school year is in full swing – and as we all know – this school year will be very different from what young people have ever experienced before. Understandably it’s going to be a very anxiety-inducing time for young people, so we have got a new timetable filled with lots of activities to…
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Fun in the sun!

Despite the world being under a pandemic, that hasn’t stopped CYP members from enjoying themselves and doing lots of fun summer activities! This year, we have had to do things a little bit differently and young people are now separated into groups so they are only mixing with the same young people. One of these…
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Summer Has Begun!

For the past two weeks, CYP has been doing what it does best by giving young people lots of activities to get involved in this summer! Of course, all of our activities have been influenced and lead by our members themselves. Starting with our new Monday music session, where young creators Amarni and Richard will…
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Difficult times bring out the best in people at CYP

There is a famous quote: “Difficult times often bring out the best in people”; this has definitely been the case here at CYP. Since launching our Coronavirus Emergency Appeal two weeks ago we have already achieved over 50% of our target. As well as that, three wonderful funders have already awarded us with grants. We…
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Launch of CYP’s #Fit4Fun Campaign!

One of CYP’s most popular classes is definitely our football sessions. In fact, all of our members enjoy keeping fit and active, and we want to help them achieve this even more which is why we have just launched our #Fit4Fun campaign! We are looking to raise funds for forty-seven yoga classes, and forty-seven cooking…
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It’s been a busy Autumn for CYP!

On Wednesday 6th November we opened our first ever photography exhibition. ‘Changes’ explores the meaning of community and also showcases the amazing talent of young people at CYP. Accompanied by music performances, spoken word, and speeches. It was a privilege for our volunteers, corporate partners and staff to get to see our young people in…
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From Cally Road to California

It’s been a busy and exciting past few months here at CYP! Last week Project Director Steve Griffith and CYP member and Trustee Ahmed Faid went on a very special trip to Los Angeles. Yes that’s right, CYP have officially gone global! They met with Facebook and Snapchat to discuss an exciting new project. Watch…
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