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Covid-19 Announcement
During this uncertain time, we want to assure you that we are here to support you as you work to empower a generation of young people to transform society. Whilst our offices are closed, we’re still working and available to contact via email or phone. Contact us on 01904 231010 or email info@abyyt.com with your queries or find us on social media.

 The Youth Trust team have designed an online hub full of resources called the #YLAathome. This hub is for parents and carers that are home schooling and teachers in school with the children of key workers.

Visit abyyt.com/yla-at-home to view and download the free resources for KS1, KS2 and KS3 children.

The Archbishop of York Youth Trust exists to see a generation of young people empowered to transform society. Through working in partnership with schools, churches and communities, we develop opportunities for young people to grow in leadership, faith and character.

Young Leaders Award

The Young Leaders Award is a fully resourced leadership and character education programme designed to be delivered by teaching staff within the classroom. Available at KS1 to Post 16, it has strong links to SMSC, British Values, PSHE, Character Education, Citizenship, RE and SIAMS.

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YLA (Young Leaders Award)
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Youth Trust

We believe every young person is unique, of great worth, and has the potential to change our communities for the better. We exist to empower young people to serve their generation, putting the needs of others before themselves.

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YLA at Home

Creative and fun resources to try at home exploring how you can be Young Leaders during this challenging time and beyond.‍ Learn, reflect, create and share with others. Be the change you want to see!

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YLA at Home

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New Archbishop of York says ‘I don’t want to go back to normal’
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New Archbishop of York says ‘I don’t want to go back to normal’

July 10, 2020

The newly elected Archbishop of York, Stephen Cottrell, answered young people’s questions during this week’s #FaithatHome collective worship.

Bishop Stephen Answers Young People's Questions
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Bishop Stephen Answers Young People's Questions

July 8, 2020

On Friday 10 July, Bishop Stephen Cottrell, Archbishop of York designate, will be answering young people’s questions during the Church of England's online assembly for secondary schools.

Encouraging Young People to be Courageous in Challenging Times
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Encouraging Young People to be Courageous in Challenging Times

June 25, 2020

How can we encourage young people to be courageous in difficult times?

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