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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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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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