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Empowering Tomorrow's Leaders: Dumfries and Galloway's Young Women's Celebration and Conference

Dumfries and Galloway's Young Women's Network hosted their inaugural conference and celebration evening focussed on empowering young women and girls, as part of last weekend's programme of events to mark International Women's Day.

Findings Launched on Impact of Youth Work Low-Level Mental Health Support in Schools

In a research study, launched at an event on Thursday 9 November, evaluation has found that young people taking part in the Low-Level Mental Health Support Project in Dumfries and Galloway benefit by developing skills for wellbeing, increased confidence and self-esteem - and building improved attitudes about and attendance at school.

Youth Work Conference & Young Volunteer Gathering 2023

We are delighted to announce the details of our Youth Work Conference for 2023 'Working at the Coalface' and Young Volunteer Gathering both taking place on Saturday 25th November at The Bridge in Dumfries, 10am - 5pm (9.30am for registration).

LGBT CHARTER MARK

We've been busy recently; Youth Work DG is currently working towards our Silver LGBT Charter Mark. The LGBT Charter programme allows us as an organisation to undertake training, to review policies, practice and resources to make sure that our wider Youth Work Service is as inclusive as it can be to young people who identify as LGBT.