Education Needs Youth Work Campaign

Join us from 19-23 February to call for youth work to have a central role in Scottish education! #EducationNeedsYouthWork
Close up photo of a young girl with glasses smiling in a classroom


Let’s explore the positive impact of youth work in schools with Kirkintilloch High School as they share insights into their partnership emphasising the need for a #RightToYouthWorkInEducation

21 Years of YouthLink Scotland

As we reflect on 21 years of dedication to Scotland’s youth work sector, we’re excited to share our brand new video that tells the story of our journey and captures the impact of youth work 

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Meet our incredible winners and finalists at this year's #YLS Awards

Helene Rodgers celebrates her national youth work awards winner

Youth Work Outcomes and Skills

The Youth Work Outcomes and Skills Framework is the culmination of years of collaboration with the sector to create a set of practical tools to help youth workers support and measure young people’s development.

Youth worker leading a workshop with young people sitting around him

Youth Work and Education Reform

We call for education reform so that every child and young person can experience their right to an education which helps them to develop their personality, talents and abilities to their fullest potential.

Girl picking apples

The best youth work resources at your fingertips

We know that time is precious, so our resource library is designed to make finding the right resource quick and easy. We've got training materials, toolkits, session plans and professional frameworks - everything you need to improve your youth work practice.