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Posted November 26, 2019
Photojournalism Programme for Young Londoners
Change the game is an exciting new photojournalism programme supported by the Mayor of London. This 12-week classroom-based course is designed for young Londoners (14-25 years old), particularly young women, BAME & LGBT+ people. Applications close at 23:59 on 15 December 2019. Read more...

Posted November 19, 2019
Electronic Music Workshop on 30th November
The British Library will host an electronic music workshop for young people on November 30, 2019. Seize the opportunity to create your own 'electric storm' inspired by the working methods of electronic pioneer Delia Derbyshire, using found sounds and accessible technology. No previous musical experience necessary. This event is for ages 12+. Read more...

Posted November 17, 2019
Cultural Story Festival on 23rd November
CARAF Centre is hosting the Cultural Story Festival on Saturday 23rd November from 12 to 6 pm. The address is 27-30 Cheriton, Queen’s Crescent NW5 4EZ. Read more...

Posted November 11, 2019
Camden Youth MP Election 2020
Camden Council is looking for candidates to stand in the next Youth MP Elections. Interested candidates have until 20 January to come forward. Read more...

Posted November 4, 2019
Save the Date - Camden Youth Achievement Awards
The Camden Youth Achievement Awards 2020 will be held on Tuesday 17th March 2020 at Camden House in Camden Market. These awards are an opportunity to acknowledge, celebrate and give recognition to young people in our borough who have made significant progress in their own lives, achieved something substantial or have made considerable contributions to other people or their community. Read more...

Posted October 30, 2019
Made in LDN Event on November 6
You’re invited to a special preview event to celebrate the series, and a showcase of the work created. This summer, Today at Apple hosted Made in LDN: a series of free creative sessions designed by and for young Londoners, held in partnership with the Mayor of London. Read more...

Posted October 29, 2019
Camden Giving - Inclusive Community Fund is Open
Camden Giving has funding available for organisations with an annual income of less than £500,000 whose existing services, activities and facilities are not easily accessible for adults with physical, learning, cognitive or mental health disabilities in Camden. The deadline is November 11, 2019. Read more...

Posted October 21, 2019
Camden and Islington Public Health Survey
Camden and Islington Public Health are conducting a resident survey inviting residents to share their experiences of living in and using public services in Camden and Islington. Participants will have the option to enter their name in a prize draw. This survey will close on November 15, 2019. Read more…

Posted October 15, 2019
2020 London Impact Awards - Nominations are Open
The London Community Foundation has partnered with the Citi Foundation to deliver the 2020 London Impact Awards: Powering Youth. The aim of these awards is to highlight the positive impact of charitable organisations, groups and individuals that are working to tackle youth violence across the city and to provide a positive future for children and young people who are at risk of violence. Read more...

Posted October 10, 2019
LDN Filmmakers - Applications are Open
City Hall has partnered with Digital Cinema Media (DCM) to launch LDN Filmmakers - providing young people with a platform to tell their story on the big screen. Do you know a young person who'd be interested? If so, nominate them now by completing the online application form. The closing date for applications is Monday, 14 October at 9am. Read more...

Posted October 10, 2019
Digital Careers Event on October 21
Future x Skills - Mayor of London's Digital Careers Event will be taking place on Monday, October 21, 2019 from 10:30 am to 3 pm at the Barbican Centre in London. Though open to all Londoners, the Mayor of London wants to ensure that under-represented Londoners aged 16-24 years old have access to digital training, opportunities and rewarding tech careers. Register as soon as possible, as spaces are limited. Lunch and refreshments will be provided. Read more...

Posted October 09, 2019
Young Camden Foundation is delighted to announce two new funding opportunities for all organisations working with Children and Young people in Camden:
Pathways Funding- now OPEN for Expressions of Interest!
YCF's Pathways Fund will fund projects co-designed by local partners with input from local children and young people. Projects must encourage young people to participate in services and activities as an alternative to any possible involvement in crime. To find out more see here.

Supplementary Schools Network Fund (SSNF) – now OPEN for applications!
YCF's invites new applications from supplementary schools to provide children and young people core thematic learning. To find out more see here.
Contact us: grants@youngcamdenfoundation.org.uk

Posted October 8, 2019
Free Workshops for Supplementary Schools in Camden
Community Partnership Advisory Service (CPAS) will be delivering the free workshops for supplementary schools in Camden. Funded by the London Borough of Camden, the service aims to support, train and reinforce good practice in Child Protection and Safeguarding culture among BME organisations, community and faith groups, volunteers and supplementary schools. Read More...

Posted October 5, 2019
12-Week Trustee Training Programme for Young Women
Beyond Suffrage is accepting applications for a new trustee training programme that has been developed to increase the number of women from ethnic minority backgrounds, serving at board level in the charity sector. Read More...

Posted October 1, 2019
London Sport Launches New Urban Sport Project
London Sport have launched a new initiative- Urban Sport project- to get more young (u25) Londoners physically active in urban spaces. Read More...

Posted: September 17, 2019
Camden Active Networking Event on 26/9/19
The next Camden Active Networking event will be held on Thursday, September 26, 2019. This is an opportunity for the community to learn, be inspired by and network with everyone who delivers sport and physical activity in the London Borough of Camden. Read More...

Posted: September 16, 2019
Camden Council's Youth Work Funding Opportunity
Camden Council is now accepting applications for the Camden Youth Work Grant. Check out the application form for details. The focus of this funding is for work with ages 13–19 in Camden and up to age 25, if working with young people with learning difficulties or disabilities. Read More...