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Celebrating Volunteers’ Week – A Thank you message from our Mentoring Lead – Billie James

The importance and significance of our volunteer’s is simply immeasurable.  Without people dedicating their time and giving back to support young people in our community, The Way Youth Zone and The Mentoring Programme would not be able to provide so many young people with somewhere to go and someone to talk to. One of the main…
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Celebrating Volunteers’ Week – Natalie Withers – I’m Excited to see where it takes me next.

[column width=”1/1″ last=”true” title=”” title_type=”single” animation=”none” implicit=”true”] Back in 2016 I started studying Photography at university and I was looking for a good place to get some work experience. I’d heard about The Way looking for some volunteers – I thought maybe this would be a fun place to spend my summer, gaining new skills…
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Celebrating Volunteers’ Week – Mitchell Hubble – From Volunteer Mentor to Mentoring Support Youth Worker

[column width=”1/1″ last=”true” title=”” title_type=”single” animation=”none” implicit=”true”] 2018 – I was searching for a new job towards the end of my role I had previously and saw the opportunity to volunteer with The Way Mentoring Programme and after doing some research about the programme and The Way I really wanted to have the chance to…
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Celebrating Volunteers’ Week – Zenni Shaw – My Very Own Mentoring Journey

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Youngsters get creative in new Art room

[column width=”1/1″ last=”true” title=”” title_type=”single” animation=”none” implicit=”true”] Wolverhampton’s The Way Youth Zone officially unveiled its new-look art room, ready for youngsters to get their creative juices flowing. It comes after young people at the youth club called for their mentors to offer an open-plan studio packed with specialist art equipment. Nayah Shaw, combined arts coordinator…
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Jamie and Jimmy cook up a storm for The Way Youth Zone on Channel 4’s Friday Night Feast!

[column width=”1/1″ last=”true” title=”” title_type=”single” animation=”none” implicit=”true”] The Way Youth Zone in Wolverhampton was featured on Channel 4’s Friday Night Feast on the 8th February 2019, with Jamie and Jimmy visiting the state-of-the art facility to see the fantastic youth services available for local young people and raise awareness of the importance of healthy eating. In…
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The Way Youth Zone’s Mentoring Programme has won an International Award!

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Piece of cake! Youngsters Unveil Stylish New Café at The Way Youth Zone

[column width=”1/1″ last=”true” title=”” title_type=”single” animation=”none” implicit=”true”] Young people at The Way Youth Zone in Wolverhampton were thrilled to unveil the opening of their new stylish café. The café was initially requested by the young people’s forum at The Way, where they get to voice their improvements for the zone or input their ideas and…
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Award-winning author Kit de Waal and presenter and broadcaster Vick Hope Host Inspirational Workshop For Teenage Girls at The Way

[column width=”1/1″ last=”true” title=”” title_type=”single” animation=”none” implicit=”true”] Last week, The Way Youth Zone in Wolverhampton was delighted to welcome an evening hosted by award-winning author Kit de Waal and presenter and broadcaster Vick Hope. The event created by NatWest and their partner the Women’s Prize for Fiction, the most prestigious annual book award for women’s…
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Can you feel it? The Jackson 4 Visit The Way Youth Zone!

[column width=”1/1″ last=”true” title=”” title_type=”single” animation=”none” implicit=”true”] MOTOWN legends The Jacksons left star-struck youngsters speechless during a show-stopping visit. Hysteria swept across The Way Youth Zone when the superstars strolled into the Wolverhampton hub with their families in tow. Crowds of delighted youngsters were left in awe of the icons, swarming the quartet for selfies…
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