Volunteering Overview in Wigan Targeted Youth Support Services - Wigan Targeted Youth Support Services (December 2021)

Summary:  Attached is information and overview of Wigan’s volunteering opportunities and impact of those volunteers on the children. 

 

Description:


Wigan Targeted Youth Support Services have shared an overview of the various roles where volunteers are utilised to support the service to children including (further detail of what these entail are included in the document);
• Referral Order Panel Members
• Mentoring Project
• Groups
• Care Leaver supporters
• Independent Visitors
• Anti-Social Behaviour (ASB) Outreach


There is also further information around recruitment, training and case studies around the impact on children working with mentors within the service and the outcomes that have been achieved in making positive change.

 

Contact:

Youth Justice Service:  Wigan Targeted Youth Support Services
Name:  Graham Doubleday 
Email: G.Doubleday@wigan.gov.uk