In urban contexts of increasing refugee new arrivals, this project investigates how parks have the potential impact to improve the wellbeing of refugees and support integration at the local scale.
GeniUS! Open The Young Foundation is working with Innovate York on GeniUS! Open – a project aiming to revolutionise the way citizens and local organisations can propose solutions to social, economic and environmental challenges in their city. GeniUS! was developed by Science City York and City of York Council. It is now being piloted with Tallinn (Estonia), Siracusa (Italy), and San Sebastian… → Read More
The Young Foundation is working with partners to deliver the two year Access Impact Management programme.
We are using participatory arts techniques to gather and communicate the authentic voice of children and young people.
Agenda, the alliance for women and girls at risk, launched this weekend.
The human body was designed to move. But in a very short period of time, we have become dangerously inactive as a population. We are witnessing a physical inactivity epidemic.
We are working with the Welsh Government in Aberystwyth, Connah’s Quay and Port Talbot.
A joint project between The Young Foundation, Leeds City Council and The Joseph Rowntree Foundation, aimed at identifying the new ideas, networks and partnerships transforming the city. Leeds has many assets including a thriving voluntary sector and an entrepreneurial business community. Building on the Council’s concept of Civic Enterprise, this project has sought to bring… → Read More
We are working in Northern Ireland to find innovative projects and ideas that deliver social change.
We are working with Power to Change and Social Enterprise UK in Sheffield.