Category Archives: Vale Youth Service

Rights Ambassadors Half Term Round Up
Rights Ambassadors

This half term Vale Rights Ambassadors have continued to meet digitally via Microsoft Teams, giving members the opportunity to keep in touch and informed about children’s rights.  The group has met on three different occasions with our last catch up during the half term break. One of our Rights Ambassadors was given the opportunity to […]
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New PYA Campaign!
Penarth Youth Action

The next campaign we are working on is the Old Penarthians MUGA consultation. At the pop-up sessions last year at the Old Pens MUGA run by the Vale Youth Service, some young people gave staff feedback about the MUGA and how it can be improved. Some of the suggestions to improve the area were new […]
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I AM ME Attend Stonewalls Focus Group for LGBT Young People
I AM ME

On Tuesday 26th January 2021, I AM ME were fortunate enough to be invited to Stonewalls focus group for LGBT young people to feed into their work on the Welsh Governments LGBT Action Plan. I AM ME had two representatives attend this focus group to represent LGBT young people across the Vale of Glamorgan to […]
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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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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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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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‘LYC’ During Lockdown…
Llantwit YouthCouncil

‘Covid-19’ and the resulting lockdown has forced Llantwit Youth Council to adjust the way we work. All of our work is currently being held online, via digital task groups and meetings. All of our meetings are held on Microsoft Teams. The meetings have been taking place regularly for the past two months and are similar […]
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PYA During Lock Down
Penarth Youth Action

Lockdown has helped us to become more creative with how we can make PYA work! All of our work is currently being done digitally. Here are some of the things that we have been working on! We have been holding digital PYA meetings on Microsoft Teams, these are like our normal PYA meetings but online. […]
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