Tag: Jersey Youth Service

Plans to improve Crabbé Site

| March 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Plans for a modern activity centre at Crabbé have been brought a step closer with a Ministerial decision which approves funding for the improvements. The Queen’s Silver Jubilee Activity Base at Crabbé has served schools, youth groups and youth organisations for many years but is in need of work to bring it up to modern […]

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Jersey Youth Service launches new awards event, YOSCARS

| October 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

A red carpet event is being staged for the first time this year to celebrate the achievements of young people who take part in Jersey Youth Service projects across the Island. The YOSCARS – or Youth Oscars – takes place on Thursday 7th November at the Radisson Blu Hotel. More than 200 young people have […]

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Crabbé centre to be revitalised

| October 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

Jersey’s young people will benefit from a new outdoor activity centre if a plan to rebuild the Queen’s Silver Jubilee Activity Base at Crabbé is approved. Jersey Youth Service, in partnership with Jersey Property Holdings, have submitted a planning application for the project, which will replace the existing cabins and classroom with a single-storey chalet-style […]

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Jersey Youth Service transforms outdoor area at Co-op’s Grand Marche St Helier

Jersey Youth Service transforms outdoor area at Co-op’s Grand Marche St Helier

| June 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

A Jersey Youth Service initiative has transformed the outdoor area at the Co-operative’s Grand Marche in St Helier. The Inclusion Project – a Jersey Youth Service initiative – aims to get young people with learning difficulties, between the ages of 11 and 25, involved in activities in the community. The group meets on a regular […]

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Prince’s Trust students host ‘Come Dine With Me’

| March 7, 2013 | 0 Comments

Nine students from the Prince’s Trust XL group delivered by the Jersey Youth Service at Le Rocquier School are planning, cooking and serving a meal for invited guests on Friday 08 March. They are hosting their own ‘Come Dine With Me’ as part of the training to improve their life skills. Chicken tikka masala, sausage […]

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Treasury announce work on St James Centre

| January 9, 2013 | 0 Comments

A planning application has been submitted for the third and final phase of the St James Centre refurbishment by Jersey Property Holdings (JPH). The refurbished site will bring together several parts of the Jersey Youth Service, including the management team and the centre currently in La Motte Street. The aim is to provide greater opportunities […]

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Young people have their say about the Youth Service

| January 3, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Jersey Youth Service has received a strong vote of support from young people who use it. In a survey carried out in 2012, young people were overwhelmingly positive about the staff, activities and overall experience at their youth project. 97% of those who replied said they were ‘very happy’ or ‘quite happy’ with the […]

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Jersey Youth Service aims to ‘Connect Cultures’ for Youth Work Week

| November 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

Youth projects in Jersey are being encouraged to explore different cultures as part of Youth Work Week from 5th to 11th November to attract more young people and volunteers from the Island’s ethnic communities. The Youth Service is adopting the theme of ‘Connecting Cultures’ for the week and is hoping to reach out to members […]

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Barclays support helps to train Prince’s Trust young ambassadors

Barclays support helps to train Prince’s Trust young ambassadors

| August 10, 2012 | 0 Comments

A group of young people are celebrating after completing the latest Prince’s Trust Team programme in Jersey. The group attended a presentation evening on Wednesday, at which they described their experiences during the 12 week programme to an audience of family, friends, representatives from local companies, States Ministers and Jersey Youth Service workers. The Prince’s […]

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Youth service to launch internet radio station

| May 29, 2012 | 0 Comments

Jersey Youth Service are looking for budding journalists, DJs and technicians to run a new internet radio station that is due to launch this summer. The station, which will broadcast from La Motte Street youth centre, will be a first for Jersey. Initially, it will be on air for a set number of hours five […]

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