Author Archives: Vale Youth Service

How can the Vale Youth Service support you online?
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Attention all young people in the Vale! The Youth Service needs your help. Please follow us on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter and tell us how we can support you online during. @VYSVALE valeyouthservice@valeofglamorgan.gov.uk

Meet the Team
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COVID-19 Update
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Message from the Vale Youth Service: All youth provisions will be cancelled until further notice due to the virus. Youth provisions include: youth clubs, youth participation groups, after school clubs, Duke of Edinburgh and the Vale Rights Ambassadors. Please follow our social media platforms for more information: @VYSVALE or contact valeyouthservice@valeofglamorgan.gov.uk.

School Council Network Meeting
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On Wednesday 5th February the Vale Youth Service staff organised the first joint School Council network meeting for secondary schools in the Council Chamber. Its aim was to provide school council members from across the Vale of Glamorgan to share best practice amongst each other as well as an opportunity to learn more about what […]
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#Make Your Mark Canlyniad / Results…
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Diolch yn fawr iawn i’r holl ysgolion, sefydliadau ieuenctid a darparwyr hyfforddiant am gynnal yr Make Your Mark 2019. Thank you to everyone that voted in in the Make Your Mark 2019. The results are in!

Youth Work Excellence Awards 2019
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Last Friday, we were lucky enough to attend the Welsh Government Youth Work Excellence Awards in Llandudno to finish off #YouthWorkWeek in Wales. The Twinning Youth Exchange project 2018 was shortlisted for the category “Promoting heritage and culture in Wales and beyond.” This is a huge achievement as only two projects were shortlisted for this […]
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Vale Youth Service Celebrate Young People’s Achievements
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The Vale Youth Service organised a certificate presentation evening on Tuesday 30th April to celebrate the achievements of young people from across the Vale of Glamorgan.  Certificates were presented by Paula Ham, Director of Learning and Skills of the Vale of Glamorgan Council. Vale Rights Ambassadors Eighteen young people were presented with their certificates for […]
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Vale Rights Ambassadors Team Day
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On Sunday 24th March our Vale Rights Ambassadors attended a team day at Atlantic College. It was an opportunity for our members to undertake a range activties to enable them to work together as team. Members took part in orienteering, problem solving and conquering fears as they took part in a range of different climbing […]
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Vale Pupils Attend SHRN Youth Consultation Event
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On 21st March five secondary schools took part in the SHRN Youth Consultation Event at Barry Memorial Hall. Councillor Bob Penrose welcomed the pupils and the Vale Healthy Schools team presented the SHRN (School Health Research Network) data from the Vale of Glamorgan. All eight secondary schools in the Vale took part in the SHRN […]
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Vale Rights Ambassadors Complete UNCRC Training
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18 young people from across the Vale of Glamorgan have completed a Level 1 UNCRC accreditation. The 8 week course started back in November and focused on the history of the United Nations Convention of the Rights of the Child, its importance and how it affects children and young people in Wales. The course enables […]
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