Youth work
Youth work is community support activity aimed at older children and adolescents. Depending upon the culture and the community, different services and institutions may exist for this purpose. In the U...
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Youth empowerment
Youth empowerment is an attitudinal, structural, and cultural process whereby young people gain the ability, authority, and agency to make decisions and implement change in their own lives and the liv...
Youth voice
Youth voice refers to the distinct ideas, opinions, attitudes, knowledge, and actions of young people as a collective body. The term youth voice often groups together a diversity of perspectives and e...
Youth activism
Youth activism is youth engagement in community organizing for social change. Youth participation in social change focuses more on issue-oriented activism than traditional partisan or electoral politi...
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Student activism
Student activism is work by students to cause political, environmental, economic, or social change. Although often focused on schools, curriculum, and educational funding, student groups have influen...
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Youth development
Positive Youth Development (PYD) refers to intentional efforts of other youth, adults, communities, government agencies and schools to provide opportunities for youth to enhance their interests, skill...
Youth Worker
A Youth worker is a person that works with young people to engage them in informal education. Youth workers can work in many contexts. In the UK and elsewhere, the main distinction is usually made be...
Maude Stanley
The Hon. Maude Alethea Stanley (May 1833 – 14 July 1915) was a British youth work pioneer and women's welfare activist.
Stanley was born at Alderley Park, Chelford in Cheshire, the third daughter ...
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Violence-free zone
Violence-Free Zones, or Violence-Free Zone Initiatives, are community-based interventions for gang members and youth. Zones attempt to stem violence by providing mentorship, guidance, social developme...
Youth worker
A Youth worker is a person that works with young people to engage them in informal education. Youth workers can work in many contexts. In the UK and elsewhere, the main distinction is usually made be...
Catherine Courtney, Baroness Courtney of Penwith
Catherine "Kate" Courtney, Baroness Courtney of Penwith (née Potter; 4 April 1847 – 26 February 1929), was a British social worker and internationalist. Active in charitable organisations in her early...
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Mark Matlock
Mark Matlock (born 1969) is the Executive Director of Youth Specialties and the founder of WisdomWorks Ministries. He is an ordained minister and youth pastor who lives in Dallas. He coauthored the bo...
Joint Negotiating Committee
The Joint Negotiating Committee for Youth and Community Workers (commonly known as the JNC) is a United Kingdom committee that endorses professional qualifications for Youth and Community workers and ...
Youth advocate
A youth advocate is an adult who acts in the best interests of the youth that they are working with. The overall purpose of a youth advocate is to ensure that youth maintain their human rights while ...
Police Athletic League of New York City
The Police Athletic League, Inc. (PAL) is an independent, non-profit youth development agency in New York City. PAL is funded by a combination of private donations and public funding sources and is a...
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World Changers
World Changers is an organization that is an entity of LifeWay Student Ministries. It provides national youth work projects. During projects, students typically spend one week repairing damaged homes....
Child and Youth Worker
Child and Youth Workers, also known as Child Care Workers, Child and Youth Counsellors, and Child and Youth Care Workers are professionals who work with children and adolescents in various therapeutic...
Youth leaders
Youth leaders are persons that are active in youth work field.Youth leaders, educator or youth counsellor are not the same as Child and Youth Worker named persons in Canada and United States of Americ...
Family Group Conference
A Family Group Conference (FGC) is a mediated formal meeting between family members and other officials such as social workers and police in regards to the care and protection or criminal offending of...
Youth politics
Youth politics is a category of issues which distinctly involve, affect or otherwise impact youth.
With roots in the early youth activism of the Newsboys and Mother Jones' child labor protests at ...
German student movement
The Ger movement (also called 68er-Bewegung, movement of 1968, or soixante-huitaires) was a protest movement that took place during the late 1960s in West Germany. It was largely a reaction against th...
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History of youth work
The history of youth work goes back to the birth of the Industrial Revolution in the 18th century, which was the first time that young men left their own homes and cottage industries to migrate to the...
Thriving
Thriving is a condition beyond mere survival, implying growth and positive development.
The synthesis of existing lines of research has given a lens through which to view research, theory, and pr...
Youth ministry
Youth ministry, also commonly referred to as youth group, is an age-specific religious ministry. Faith groups or other religious organizations carry out youth ministry to involve and engage with young...