Our DNA

Our DNA

  • Young person centered – we put the needs of the young person first in our practice and seek to keep them at the forefront of everything that we do.

  • Motivated by our faith and experience to see young people’s lives transformed and society impacted as a result of this.

  • Ready to go wherever young people are, focused on outreach and flexible and innovative ways of identifying and meeting the needs of young people

  • Committed to working with the most difficult to reach particularly those who do not engage with other services

  • Keen to challenge stereotypes of young people and raise their expectations of themselves and their peers

  • Champions of young people – committed to telling good news stories

  • Committed to early intervention in young people’s lives

  • Committed to giving young people a voice to challenge and change their lives, communities and the wider society

  • Advocates of young people, helping them to tackle the root cause of their issues.

  • Not for profit, but committed to becoming more sustainable to ensure continuity and growth and consistency of our services. Good stewards of the funding we receive.

  • Relational – we value our relationships with young people, our team and our partners highly

  • In pursuit of excellence – we are committed to providing quality youth work that keeps getting better