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Project information

Supporting Youth Work in Saltash

Livewire Youth Project and k3 Youth Centre provide local young people with a variety of positive activities, provided by a trained and qualified team of youth workers - Our aim for this project is to raise much needed funding to help pay for programme and activities within the two youth projects

June 2014 - June 2014

Charity information: Livewire Youth Project

Livewire Youth Project logo
  • Need


    Young people need positive activities to engage them and provide a distraction from other activities that are problematic, for example chaotic drug and alcohol use, anti social behaviour. and crime.


    By providing a budget to help pay for specialist activities instructors (Sport, Dance, Music) and off site activities.

  • Aims

    Aim 1

    Raise funds to deliver a quality youth work programme in the Saltash area at Livewire & k3


    » One of our youthworkers Simon will be taking part in The Roseland August Trail (RAT) on 17th August - from St Anthony’s Head to Porthpean.

    What success will look like

    By raising a minimum of £1,000 which will be used to provide activities for local young people

  • Impact


    By engaging with local young people we seek to address the many complex issues faced by young people


    Non completion of the sponsored run - Simon is training hard for this event


    Via facebook

  • Budget

    Budget - Project Cost: £1,000

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      Amount Heading Description
      £500 Livewire To provide additional summer holiday activities
      £500 K3 To provide additional summer holiday activities
  • Background


    Saltash is considered the gateway to Cornwall and is the biggest demographic population (no city) in Cornwall


    Young people aged 13 to 21

  • Why Us?

    Why Us?

    Saltash Youth Work team are the only informal providers of youth work within the town

    Read more about the Charity running this project.


    Simon Wendgradt

    Simon is a youth support worker at Livewire and K3