These are some of the events and activities happening for youth in the region. Feel free to email me if you know of other things going on
Regular Youth Services/Events
The Pulse – Durham Cathedral – termly youth event – more details
Refresh – All Saints Preston-on-Tees – monthly youth service – more details
Engage – St John’s Church Hebburn – 6 weekly youth service – more details
6:47 – St Ninian’s Church Gateshead – weekly youth meeting – more details
I:GNITE – series of youth events in Sunderland with top Christian bands, artists & DJs – more details
Other youth events/holidays/residentials etc.
YJourney – 23rd-26th October 2017 – holiday to explore Christian faith – more details
Training and Opportunities
Equip North East – one year church-based gap scheme – more details
Bishop’s Certificate in Youth Ministry – 6 week free introductory course for volunteers. Next course starts on 10th October 2017 at St Gabriel’s Church, Sunderland SR4 7TF. Download flyer click here. Online booking click here. Please contact me if you want me to run a course in your parish/deanery (min 6 participants). It includes C1 and C2 safeguarding training.
GoMad – Go Make a Difference – campaign to help groups (11-18s) make a difference in their communities – more details
The Key – Framework to help young people to explore their own ideas and passions. Enables groups to bid for up to £250/£500/£1k/£2k funding (upfront cost of £200) – more details
Project Lab 2017 – Cinnamon Network competition for church-based social action projects with a youth focus – more details