We specialise in engaging and inspiring young people, many of whom are experiencing difficulties with their lives. Our unique approach supports their personal and social development, critical awareness, aspirations and life chances. Our work aims to contribute to four key outcomes:
Our aim is to promote social justice. We work with and for young people, investing in their development, championing their rights, and challenging the conditions in society that have led to some of their difficulties. We want young people to become successful through making their own choices and decisions. By doing this they will become confident and flourish.
Our staff are highly skilled, and come from a range of professional backgrounds. Our youth development work incorporates:
We use a range of specialist methods and tools in order to achieve positive outcomes for young people. These include:
“I have a high regard and respect for the work that Brathay does and I see the impact that it has on young people. The response to Brathay from their partners in the Statutory sector is amazing and I’m personally very proud of the work that they do in ensuring young people are assertive and confident”
Strategic Director Children and Young People