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More investment in Research & Design (R& D), in collaboration with the commercial world, is vital for the sector to keep pace with advances in digital technology, says online charity YouthNet. Which is why, in partnership with Nominet Trust and … Continue reading
One of the world’s greatest distance runners and Olympic Gold medalist, Haile Gebrselassie, is backing charities Age UK and YouthNet to encourage runners in April’s Virgin London Marathon to raise funds and awareness to tackle loneliness and isolation across … Continue reading
Online charity YouthNet today (March 15th 2013) announces plans to handover its online volunteering service Do-it (www.do-it.org.uk) to a new owner by the end of the year. Interested groups will be invited to submit proposals via an open process to … Continue reading
(as the number of young people seeking help rockets) ChildLine, YouthNet (the charity behind TheSite.org), Selfharm.co.uk and YoungMinds are to launch a myth busting campaign to mark Self-Harm Awareness Day on Friday 1st March. The day is supported by X-Factor … Continue reading
The original letter can be found here: YouthNet and the sector respond to Michael Gove on youth policy —————————- The Rt Hon Michael Gove MPSecretary of State for EducationDepartment for EducationSanctuary BuildingGreat Smith StreetWestminsterSW1P 3BT 28 January 2013 Dear Secretary … Continue reading
Virgin London Marathon 2013 charities unite generations to combat isolation According to new research which highlights the extent of loneliness amongst older people, almost a third (32%) of grandparents aged 65+ in Great Britain only see their grandchildren once a … Continue reading
More investment must be made into the provision of online support if we are to reduce the growing number of young people in Europe who self-harm, according to research by a consortium of six youth charities and organisations representing the … Continue reading
YouthNet is celebrating the 16th Birthday of its pioneering online support service for young people, TheSite.org this week (Wednesday October 17th). The charity will mark the anniversary by announcing: exciting development plans for TheSite.org, a new research project into young … Continue reading
Virgin London Marathon 2013 charities unite generations to combat isolation. Over a third (34%)[i] of people aged 65+ in Great Britain feel lonely, according to new research out today from Age UK, the leading UK charity for older people, and … Continue reading
YouthNet, the charity behind online guide-to-life TheSite.org, is offering practical advice to this season’s Freshers, on how to make the most out of the opportunities at university to help boost their skills and experience. TheSite.org’s ‘Student Life’ section, offers tips … Continue reading