Richmond Youth Partnership

Richmond Youth Partnership

Charity information

Richmond Youth Partnership

RYP is the Voluntary Youth Service Organisation for Richmond Upon Thames. We function both as an “umbrella” organization for other voluntary sector youth organizations in the borough and as a deliverer of innovative and high quality services in our own right.
Our mission is to;

“develop, deliver and support youth services”

Our key aims are:

• To develop and deliver strategic , independent, professional and sustainably funded voluntary youth services.

• To develop and deliver innovative youth services such as Off The Record, the Detached Drugs Project, Kings Field Youth Café, the Young Parents Project and the Youth Café Bus Project. Also to work in partnership with a range of other agencies.

• To develop a better understanding of what young people want by involving them at all levels of the organization and to seek to address these identified needs.

• To deliver services to voluntary groups in membership and support them in the following ways; To work in partnership, to lobby and advocate on their behalf, to inform, to disseminate information, to provide equipment and services.

Founded 2005