About us

We’ve changed a lot over the years and will continue for the years to come. Check out our journey below. Feel free to click on the boxes to learn a little more:

Launch Day

Launch Day

The Network officially launched in 2016. It is located within the same office as Voluntary Centre Services on the ground floor of City Hall in…

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Signposting

Signposting

Initially, we were a signposting service. This meant that we networked young people with relevant education, employment and training opportunities.

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Supporting young people

Supporting young people

The Network was set up on the back of a research project looking into the barriers experienced by young people and their employers across the city….

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Faces to Names

Faces to Names

Noting the need for joined up work between different services The Network set up Faces to Names, a speed networking event that is still up…

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Launch into

Launch into

The Network held regular ‘get into..’ events, where young people could come along and network with local business owners. Here a young person could speak…

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Person centred

Person centred

In 2018 The Network began to support their clients with a person centred approach. This means that instead of signposting the client straight away, the…

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Workshops

Workshops

The Network has always delivered a variety of workshops. Here, we go into schools and teach young people about finding career routes, preparing for interviews…

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Pawsitive Possibilities

Pawsitive Possibilities

In 2018 we ran our first series of pawsitive possibilities. Held every other week, participants learn life skills whilst being surrounded by dogs! Sound like…

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