Creating social value that matters to young people in Brent

LB Brent is developing a single delivery plan for social value that connects diverse initiatives. Hailey Sockalingam and Jasel Nandha find out how placemakers are creating social value for young people in Brent. At our recent roundtable discussion, speakers from LB Brent and its partner organisations explained how successful social … Read more

How young people are shaping social value in Hackney Wick

Young people are shaping social value in Hackney by co-designing regeneration projects and joining youth boards. We visited Young Hackney Eastway and Hackney Bridge to find out more.  Young Hackney Eastway and Hackney Bridge are best practice examples of involving young people in regeneration to shape social value. These live … Read more

Why young people experience the worst of the housing crisis

The data shows that young people are often the group most likely to experience homelessness. Tom Kerridge of youth homeless support charity, Centrepoint, calls for a reinvigorated social rented sector. Centrepoint Databank statistics show that in 2022, more than 112,000 young people in England approached their local authority for homelessness prevention … Read more