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 (mostly online or paused at present)
The Pulse – termly youth event – more details
Refresh – All Saints Preston-on-Tees – monthly youth service – more details
I:GNITE – series of youth events in Sunderland with top Christian bands, artists & DJs – more details
ASK 7:7 – North East Youth for Christ’s new regional youth event – more details
Other youth events/holidays/residentials etc.
Organising a residential holiday and local venues
Organising a residential (CPAS) – download
Seahouses Hostel (Northumberland) – more details
Marrick Priory (North Yorkshire) – more details
Training and Opportunities
Bishop’s Certificate in Youth Ministry – 6 week free introductory course for volunteers and others involved in youth ministry.
The next course starts on Tuesday 26th January and will run until 2nd March (6 consecutive weeks with a possible half term break) from 7.00 – 8.30pm via zoom.
The course is free. Full details here
Over 70 people have completed the course in the last 3 years from across the diocese.
Please contact me if you want me to run a course in your parish/deanery (min 6 participants).
Growing Young Leaders – for young people in school years 10-13. We have completed 2 courses but this hasn’t run in 2020-21 due to Covid restrictions. However, we do hope to start a 3rd cohort in September 2021. Please contact me to express interest.
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