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Over the past month, thanks to the commitment and dedication of our staff and young people, MYL has been recognised in a series of awards events aimed to honour groups and individuals making a difference in communities across Manchester. On the 19th of November, MYL staff and students attended Manchester City Council’s Be Proud Awards, […]
Over 50 of MYL’s staff headed to Tatton Park in Knutsford, Cheshire to explore the 18th Century mansion and its working farm as part of a team building day designed to bring the different staff teams within the organisation together. After a brief welcome from our Chief Executive Paul, the MYL staff were divided up […]
Were you at the Moss Side Caribbean Carnival this weekend? We were! It was incredible to see our two favourite carnival dance teams place 1st and 2nd in the 2018 Dance Troupe Competition. Their wins were more than well-deserved, as both teams have been rehearsing tirelessly at the Moss Side Millennium Powerhouse for months. The Jet […]
We are immensely proud of our Wythenshawe student Ravenn. Out of all the Year 11 leavers from the Manchester Secondary PRU, Ravenn has been presented with the Overall Achievement Award. What an amazing feat! Over the last 9 months, Ravenn has gone from strength to strength. She began the school year as a young person […]
MYL has been abroad! Some of our young people have just returned from Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The volunteering expedition, jointly led with Out of The Box, was designed to encourage cross-cultural dialogue, youth-led activities, collaborative working and partnership building. Click Here to read about their amazing experiences.
Manchester Young Lives would like to acknowledge the brilliant efforts made by our young volunteers, along with the members of our Play & Youth staff, who have spent the last two Saturdays pitching for GMP Giving Back funding. The Greater Manchester Police have been awarding Giving Back funding to organisations across Manchester who are committed to tackling anti-social […]
Manchester Young Lives would like to extend a huge congratulations to all of the staff involved in our Independent School provision, for making this year’s Ofsted outcome possible. Thank you for your dedication, and for all of the hard work that you have contributed. After being inspected over a three-day period in March 2018, we are […]
Due to the adverse weather conditions all Manchester Secondary Pupil Referral Centres will be closed on Friday 2nd March 2018. This affects our school centres in Wythenshawe, Moss Side and Ardwick which will all be closed. All 3 centres will be back open as normal on Monday 5th March.
Across all of our centres, Manchester Young Lives is always astounded by the ability of our children and young people to respond to complex issues, such as hate crime, with maturity and intelligence. This was no different during our series of Hate Crime Awareness workshops at the Addy Young People’s Centre last week. These workshops, […]
MYL’s own Play and Youth worker Nozir Uddin, and Youth Engagement worker Lee-Ann Igbon were thrilled to be invited to afternoon tea with Eddy Newman, Lord Mayor of Manchester, on Wednesday 6th January 2018. Nozir, Lee-Ann and the councillors for Hulme were joined by other some other influential members of the Hulme community. The afternoon […]