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Youth Ambition

Youth Ambition is a delivery strand offered by Cumbria Youth Alliance to 15-24-year olds to overcome barriers to employment by holding interventions, appointments, activities and tailored action plans.

Youth Ambition is a delivery strand offered by Cumbria Youth Alliance to 15-24-year olds to overcome barriers to employment by holding interventions, appointments, activities and tailored action plans. The portfolio of projects available through the Youth Ambition strand is informed by the needs of young people here in Cumbria and by supporting, engaging, and working in partnership with other third sector organisations and businesses.

Through tailored action plans for each individual, we aim to;

  • Build Confidence and Self-Esteem
  • Support employers to recruit and embed new staff
  • Support Health and Wellbeing 
  • Improve Independent living skills 
  • Improve employability and education
  • Improve core employability skills 
  • Improve positivity about the future 
  • Increase access to services 
  • Reduce inequalities 
  • Ensure accurate signposting to suitable organisations

The Youth Ambition strand offers activities that include;

  • Budgeting & Debt Advice
  • Improving Independent living skills
  • Community Learning & Skills
  • Employer Recruitment groups sessions
  • Mentoring
  • Job and life skills training
  • Mental health support
  • Access to further education
  • Apprenticeships and in-work support plus much more!
What Does Youth Ambition Offer

Independent Living

Support & resources for Independent Living

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Employability Support

Support & Resources for Employability

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Online Learning

Access to different online learning resources

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