Although this summer is rather different as we all know, we are still planning for our August youth offer to be both enjoyable and as accessible as it can be to everyone — whether that is virtually or in person!
Please note in-person activities may be subject to change based on any new Government guidance. The Youth Service wants to keep you safe at all times when you are with us online or in person and we have strict policies in place to ensure this.
Children in Care Community
Our Children in Care Community for care experienced children and young people You decide when you want to have your voice….regularly, occasionally or virtually Thursday sessions take place between 17.00pm - 19.00pm In September these will move to a Tuesday Come and join our CiC Clubs for both Seniors and Juniors aged 8-18 years old We currently meet online and do activities that you decide on such as cooking in our kitchens, quizzes life skills & project work, radio work, arts and crafts and more… We hold CiC Council meetings and sessions on a regular basis, this is an important opportunity for you to be involved in active decision making for care experienced children and young people under Torbay Council. We also use radio as a great medium with Sound Communities and Ocean Youth. For a copy of our CiCC Programme and info on how to join please call or text us on 07920806455.
Our safe online activities for children and young people Tuesdays on a monthly basis 17.00pm - 18.30pm, in September these will move to Thursdays Junior club takes place once a month for children and young people aged 10 - 13 years old We currently meet online and we do all sorts of fun activities such as arts and crafts, scavenger hunts, games, indoor sports, baking, singing and dancing. You decide!
Why not get involved in our online activities for young people aged 13 plus Wednesdays 17.00pm - 18.30pm Senior club is currently meeting each week on a virtual basis! Featuring our Table Top Role Play for young people aged 13 - 19 years and up to 25 for some. It’s fun, interactive and all about your imagination Please contact us on 07920806455 to find out more.
Targeted 1 to 1 & group work
Our targeted offer is in place for young people aged 11 - 18 years old who require support with any personal development areas and with their well-being. Our trained and experienced youth workers use a range of mediums to support young people to make their own informed decisions. These programmes are offered as part of Torbay Council’s Targeted Help referral pathways. The Youth Trust is Commissioned by the Local Authority. As well as 1 to 1 support - initially over 12 week programmes - the Youth Service also provides targeted group work activities for young women and young men. Currently support is offered via phone calls, texting and using online mediums. Some in-person sessions with social distancing are now being offered.
Summer programme with Reach outdoors
These sessions will run throughout the week in August with two offers: 1. Targeted Youth work participants, sorry invite ONLY 2. Care Experienced Offer for current CiCC members and new CiC Community members Thursday’s 12.30pm - 15.00pm (4 activity sessions, Archery, Bushcraft, Paddlesport and Coasteering) FREE to attend!! With strict safety measures in place and trained instructors. Please contact us: Primary mobile contact 07485305292 Secondary mobile contact 07920 806455.
For More information
Please email us at email@example.com Young people aged 13 plus please join us on Facebook Torbay Youth Service private group (parental permissions required). The Youth Trust also has our Young Carers private FB group for young carers and their families Parents/Carers please like our Torbay Youth Trust Facebook page Our Website: www.torbayyouthtrust.org.uk
Accessing Torbay Youth Service Summer 2020 Programme