Hackney Young Peoples University

Hackney Young Peoples University

Charity information

Hackney Young Peoples University

HYPU brings together young people from disadvantaged backgrounds for an enriching educational experience. Aged 11 to 25 our programme gives them a chance to experiment new learning opportunities.

Founded 1997

  • Mission statement

    To encourage the young people within the Hackney Community to achieve and aspire to reach their goals by offering them the opportunity to acquire the skills and knowledge that they need in order to progress to further education, access employment and to enhance their life experiences.

  • Aims

    Hackney Young Peoples University aims to:

    • • Promote independent learning; • Raise achievement; • Promote racial tolerance and good community relations
  • Overview

    Established: August 1997

    Registered Charity Number: 1112528

    Board members: 6

    Full time staff: 1

    Volunteers: 12

    Phone number: 020 7249 4542

    Address: Unit 25, The Forum, Independent Place, Shacklewell Lane, Hackney, London E8 2HE

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