Youth and Community

Voting: is it worth it?

by on May 7, 2015

Comments on the In Defence Blog. [more…]

Don’t get caught!

by on April 24, 2015

Thinking of "working with children"?

This is totally impossible in the current climate.

Everyone (except of course the managers and senior full-time staff who are [more…]

One in the eye for the sex police

by on April 11, 2015

This is a rare example of a judge who still has a head on their shoulders. [1] When asked by the CPS and the sex [more…]

Forced labour

by on February 17, 2015

Forced labour coming you way soon.

Our goal in the next parliament is effectively to abolish long-term youth unemployment

David Cameron
How are they going [more…]

The cuts – the Elephant in the room

by on January 11, 2015

Two stories in my local free paper made my blood boil today. They concern Buckinghamshire County Council.

One report describes how the Cabinet member for [more…]

The "self-esteem" industry

by on February 22, 2014

This link is to a story describing a typical modern Youth Work project.

The background to this story concerns how a group of men took [more…]