More than 2,000 youth workers axed in past two years, Unison finds

Joe Lepper
Monday, August 11, 2014

In excess of 2,000 youth worker posts have been cut and 350 youth centres have closed since 2012, according to latest research by Unison.

Unison estimates youth services lost £60m in funding between 2012 and 2014. Picture: NTI
Unison estimates youth services lost £60m in funding between 2012 and 2014. Picture: NTI

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