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Welcome to ECVYS

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Welcome to the ECVYS website

Here you will find updates on ECVYS activities, meetings, events, training and grants.

ECVYS exists to support the voluntary youth services in Essex and we are proud to represent, train and empower our members.

Our members work with over 155,000 young people across Essex and over 20,000 volunteers

Watch this space for future updates and exciting news, check out the blog pages above, and do let us know your thoughts too.

-Rachel, Sharon and Angela (The ECVYS team)

Training Grant Round 3 02-11-18

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Hello all,

The closing date for the next round of training grants, for level two and three members, is Friday 02 November 2018.

Application form is here Training Grants Form 2018-19

Letter is here TG Application Letter 2018-19

The ECVYS Conference 2018 ‘Raising Youth Aspiration in Essex’

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The ECVYS Conference 2018 – Raising Youth Aspiration in Essex

13th October 2018, 9.30am-3pm, At Anglia Ruskin University, Bishop Hall Ln, Chelmsford CM1 1SQ

There are many factors that cause young people to disengage and have low aspirations but what exactly are they? How can we, as youth workers and volunteers in Essex work with these issues to best support our young people and help them to be the best that they can be? What could we achieve together to improve this support and be an even stronger community of  youth organisations?

keynotes:

  • The Right Revd Roger Morris, The Bishop of Colchester, Chelmsford Diocese 
  • Professor Iain Martin, The Vice Chancellor of Anglia Ruskin University.

 Workshops:

Mental health, Gangs, Mentoring, Working with the whole family, Rural youth work, Essex Fire & Rescues youth work approach, Homelessness, and Working with ‘hard to reach’ young people.

If you are engaged in youth work in any way at all, then BOOK UP NOW to be a part of this brilliant day!

 ECVYS members (for a discounted price of £10) https://bit.ly/2NJ5X25

  Non members (£20)  https://bit.ly/2NguWwu 

*Ticket price includes a free yummy lunch from the University cafeteria

*The free lunch is only included if you book before the 5th October due to catering reasons.

Parking is available on site and the university parking barriers will be open. If you have any questions about this, or any other details about the day then email officeadmin@ecvys.org.uk

ECVYS Conference Poster 2018

The ECVYS Conference 2018 ‘Raising Youth Aspiration in Essex’

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13th October 2018, 9.30am-3pm, At Anglia Ruskin University, Bishop Hall Ln, Chelmsford CM1 1SQ

There are many factors that cause young people to disengage and have low aspirations but what exactly are they? How can we, as youth workers and volunteers in Essex work with these issues to best support our young people and help them to be the best that they can be? What could we achieve together to improve this support and be an even stronger community of  youth organisations?

keynotes:

  • The Right Revd Roger Morris, The Bishop of Colchester, Chelmsford Diocese 
  • Professor Iain Martin, The Vice Chancellor of Anglia Ruskin University.

 Workshops:

Mental health, Gangs, Mentoring, Working with the whole family, Rural youth work, Essex Fire & Rescues youth work approach, Homelessness, and Working with ‘hard to reach’ young people.

If you are engaged in youth work in any way at all, then BOOK UP NOW to be a part of this brilliant day!

 ECVYS members (for a discounted price of £10) https://bit.ly/2NJ5X25

  Non members (£20)  https://bit.ly/2NguWwu 

*Ticket price includes a free yummy lunch from the University cafeteria

*The free lunch is only included if you book before the 5th October due to catering reasons.

Parking is available on site and the university parking barriers will be open. If you have any questions about this, or any other details about the day then email officeadmin@ecvys.org.uk

ECVYS Conference Poster 2018

 

 

Training Grants

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Level two and three members:  Closing date for applications for the current training grant round is 07/09/18

Training Grants Form 2018-19           TG Application Letter 2018-19

Raising Youth Aspiration in Essex

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Our 2018 ECVYS conference is on Saturday the 13th October and we are very excited to have Iain Martin, the Vice Chancellor of Anglia Ruskin University with us!

The conference this year will be thinking about how we, as voluntary sector organisations, can raise our young peoples aspirations in Essex.

Booking info will be coming out soon so watch this space.

New ESCB training released

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Advanced level CSE training courses are now available through the escb. Check our ESCB page for more details