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Young Cumbria

Young Cumbria is an umbrella organisation that provides guidance, information and development support services to youth clubs/projects/groups based in Cumbria as well as direct delivery of youth work within the most disadvantaged communities in the county.

Our Vision:
Our vision is to create positive and lasting change in the lives of young people in Cumbria and particularly to make a significant difference in outcomes for those young people most disadvantaged.

Mission:
To be the major youth and community work provider in Cumbria by delivering high quality, sustainable support services and direct delivery of youth work which are: engaging to young people and other stakeholders, responsive to need, negotiated collaboratively, delivered locally, within budget and meet all agreed targets, including 98% young people's satisfaction.

Core Values:
The corporate values governing Young Cumbria's development will include the following:

  • We value non-judgemental relationships with young people
  • We value openness to personal and social education
  • We value diversity
  • We believe that people working together can achieve prositive and lasting change
  • We value partnership based on honesty and respect
  • We value innovation and creativity generated by shared endeavour

Who to contact

Website
www.youngcumbria.org.uk/
Notes

We are contactable on the following numbers:

Lynsey Crosthwaite - Director of Services: 0782 3412 096
Vicky Simonds - Project Manager: 0782 3412 095
Referrals and General Enquiries: 0782 3412 098
Sue Starkey - Finance & Isthmus Cottage: 0782 3412 093

Where to go

Address
Unit 4 & 5, Moss Bay House
Peart Road
Derwent Howe
Workington
Cumbria
Postcode
CA14 3YT
Last updated: 20/08/2019
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