Although our programmes differ in each area all have the common thread of seeking to empower children and young people through personal and social development to make successful transitions into adulthood through personal and social education and trusted adult approaches for young people aged 5 to 18 (25 years with an additional need).
We offer a range of opportunities for young people to take part in leading the work of The Junction foundation and working with trusted adults to develop skills and projects that make a difference to their live, and those of other young people. Current opportunities include:
We also offer a range of personal and social development opportunities for children and young people to develop key personal and social development skills for long term positive outcomes, including:
“Thank you to everyone who made the music sessions possible. It was such a great experience and meant so much to me and gave me such a big boost in confidence” – young person
We don’t Judge, we listen
Our Targeted Youth Support in Middlesbrough works with young people aged 11 plus in Middlesbrough offers targeted youth work for individuals and groups using trusted adult approaches to engage, assess and plan for positive change, working with young people ‘where they are at’, intervening early and supporting personal and social development. Including:
“It has helped me deal with situations better and gave me the support I needed. I understand how to manage my behavior and emotions now and not go down the wrong path” – young person