About Us

Charitable Aims

Cornwall v Volunteers at Revolution 08_jpgTo help and advance the education and recreational occupation of young people in the county of Cornwall so as to develop their physical, mental and spiritual capacities so that they may grow to full maturity as responsible individuals in society:

  • By advancing the education and training of persons involved in youth work
  • By supporting youth work agencies to provide facilities and opportunities
  • By working with and developing multi-agency and partnership approaches
  • By promoting and managing youth work initiatives that will enhance the growth and wellbeing of young people
  • By establishing and supporting projects that will enable the citizens of Cornwall to gain a greater understanding of the needs of young people

Other Aims

vEnabling members and other partners to achieve their aims

  • To be accredited, auditable and transparent
  • To be a well developed organisation with the capacity to grow
  • To maximise opportunities in volunteering
  • To develop partnership work

Influencing policy and practice through professional representation on strategic and decision-making bodies

Supporting members through

  • Communication
  • Advice
  • Advocacy
  • Training
  • Promotion and dissemination of best practice
  • Developing opportunities

JUNE Picture 209[1]Representing and responding to the full breadth of youth work challenges

Securing new partnership funding and building the capacity of existing partnerships

Working towards the ideals of a sustainable Cornwall

Where did the Cornwall Youth Work Partnership come from?

Background (history)