In Depth

Election 2017: a battle to ensure children's policies gain attention

Following Prime Minister Theresa May's election call, children's leaders are drawing up key policies. They say issues like school funding, free childcare and recruiting health visitors must not be drowned out by Brexit.

Evolution of youth work courses

Amid closures of some youth work degrees, universities are adapting how they train future practitioners

The social action energiser: Steve Holliday, chair, the youth full-time social action review

Derren Hayes talks to Steve Holliday, chair of the youth full-time social action review.

Safeguarding against sexting

How youth workers can help educate young people about the risks of sharing explicit images.

Special Report: Participation and Co-production

Service user involvement is evolving from participation to co-production, where children, young people and families are active in the design and delivery so support is responsive to needs and fit for purpose.