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PYA Cyber Bullying Awareness Campaign
Penarth Youth Action

PYA and I Am Me have finished our Cyber Bullying Awareness project! This has been a great opportunity to look at an important issue that effects young people. Since lockdown started people have started using social media more and more as a way to stay in touch with each other. We think this has been […]
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I AM ME’s Blue Monday Feelgood Playlist
I AM ME

Heriwch y felan ar fore Llun gyda rhestr chwarae codi hwyl FI YDW I! #llesiant #miwsig #felanforellun #blwsdyddllun #teimlondda #rhestrchwarae #iechydmeddwl Gwrandewch yma! Fight off those blue Monday blues with I AM ME’s feel good playlist! #wellbeing #music #bluemonday #bluemondayblues #feelgood #playlist #mentalhealth Listen here! https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLqe7KJjUEh6niqi5tD7h6fWRf28hWMOX0

Youth Cabinet meeting 12.01.2021
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Today at our first Youth Cabinet meeting of 2021! It was great to be able to hold our first meeting of 2021 on Tuesday evening. It gave us an opportunity to discuss some of the local issues amongst young people and we came up with ideas of what we can do ourselves to try and […]
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Student Ambassador Training at St Cyres kicks off our work for the year!
Usha Hirani

Student Ambassadors at St Cyres School have been busy updating their understanding about the United Nations Convention on Children’s Rights, and welcoming new members to the Student Ambassadors Scheme.  They have taken part in training provided by Alexandra Thomas, Rights Ambassador Project Worker.  A very enjoyable and productive session especially in these unprecedented times! We […]
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Youth Cabinet Presents: Future Voices Pt1 – 20.10.20
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In Youth Cabinet we had so many discussions about our work during lockdown and its affects. So many, that we decided to arrange to speak with young people from across the Vale of Glamorgan to ask some questions about their experiences of participation in the Vale. We really wanted to find out the strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats […]
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Be smart and make your mark!’
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We are in the final week of the Make Your Mark 2020 campaign and would like to say a massive thank you to everyone who has got involved and voted so far. In this unique year we’ve explored many different ways to support young people to vote on the issues they feel is important to […]
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Latest News from Rights Ambassadors Project
Rights Ambassadors

The Vale Rights Ambassadors have been busy over the last two months, so we wanted to share an update on their recent work. We’ve been meeting regularly through Microsoft Teams. Using the opportunity to plan and develop a children’s rights video; planning a Q&A evening with the Children’s Commissioner for Wales; as well as working […]
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Make Your Mark 2020
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The Make Your Mark 2020 ballot is now open and here is a message from our Member of Youth Parliament for the Vale of Glamorgan, Ashleigh Watkins… Do you want your voice heard? Now is your time! Make Your Mark is a campaign used to decipher the most prominent issues in our community, if you […]
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Cowbridge School Rotary Interact Club Update
Cowbridge School Council

Cowbridge Comprehensive School students have been recognised as a shining example of ‘Service Above Self’ with the award of a Platinum Distinction Citation by Rotary International. A youth arm of Cowbridge Rotary, the Cowbridge Interact Club brings together young people, aged between 12-18, to develop leadership skills and contribute to local, national and international Rotary […]
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CCS Pupils Support Welsh Blood Service
Cowbridge School Council

Sixth Form pupils at Cowbridge Comprehensive managed to do blood donations at the local leisure centre last week. Thank you to all the pupils that supported Welsh Blood Service.

Our First Digital Rights Ambassador Meeting!
Rights Ambassadors

Rights Ambassadors were able to meet digitally for the first time earlier this month. Due to Covid 19 we have been unable to run our Community Ambassador sessions feeding into the work of the Children’s Commissioner for Wales. It was great to have the opportunity to get together existing members as well as new members […]
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PYA Cyber Bullying Awareness Campaign
Penarth Youth Action

PYA have teamed up with I.Am.Me to work on the Cyber Bullying Awareness Campaign. Both groups have been working hard in their task groups to create content that covers a variety of issues around cyber bullying. Some of the issues we have looked at so far include the laws, the statistics, LGBT+ cyber bullying and […]
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