Youth Social Action FAQs
Youth Social Action opportunities at YMCA Newcastle
#iwill Walker Park Project
This is a youth-led project funded by the Virgin Money Foundation. The project is led by a steering group of young people aiming to improve the perception of young people in the local area in reaction to an increase in anti-social behaviour in Walker Park. The group volunteers in the park and organises inter-generational events to build relationships with older members of the community.
#iwill Gang Crime Project
A youth-led social action campaign funded by Tyne & Wear and Northumberland Community Foundation with a steering group of young people will design and deliver a campaign about gangs, violence and crime. The campaign will involve: a film, paid advertising on Facebook and Instagram and workshops in youth settings.