Targeted youth support

Published: 04 November 2020

WCC is investing £800,000 over two years in a youth work fund for community organisations to bid into for projects that will:

  • reduce antisocial behaviour in areas of high need
  • combat alcohol abuse and hospital admissions
  • increase prevention work around use of bladed weapons
  • increase prevention work around county lines and child exploitation
  • combat homelessness amongst young people

Community organisations will be able to bid for between £30-60,000 for services offering universal youth services ie to ALL young people regardless of religion, ethnic background etc.


Further details including help from officers on how to apply etc at:



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