Is new youth legislation needed?

Jan Cosgrove and Adam Muirhead
Tuesday, February 27, 2018

The IYW plans to get youth work on to a "statutory footing" to create a more "equitable" relationship with the government, but is that necessary when legislation already requires councils to secure provision?

 Youth work professionals are divided over whether new legislation is necessary. Picture: Christian Schwier/Adobe Stock
Youth work professionals are divided over whether new legislation is necessary. Picture: Christian Schwier/Adobe Stock

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