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Titles from Participation Works

How to Guides

A series of booklets that contain practical information, useful tips and case studies of good practice. Each one provides an introduction to a different element of participation to help organisations enhance their work with children and young people. Some of the themes covered include funding, governance, commissioning, campaigning, building a culture of participation, hard to reach, and multimedia.
For a full list of the series please see the list within the resource section.
Published: 2007−2010 | Format: 12pp | Price: £1 each 

Your Rights to Be Heard

A series of four guides for children and young people living in England to help them understand their rights to be heard in different situations: when in contact with the police and the courts, health services, children’s services and in school.
An introduction to this series is available for free download from the resources section.
Published: 2009 | Format: 2pp | Price: £3 for set

Listen and Change: A Guide to Children and Young People’s Participation Rights (2nd edition)

This guide increases understanding of children and young people’s participation rights and how they can be realised in local authority and third sector settings. It suggests ways to effectively listen to children and young people in order to create change with them and for them.
Published: 2010 | Format: 66pp | Price: £8

Taking Part in Making Decisions: Training for 8 to 12-year-olds

This toolkit is split into five sections: getting started, recruitment, facilitation, evaluation and children’s champions, and making change happen.
Published: 2008 | Format: 214pp | Price: £11.50

Evaluating Participation Work: The Toolkit and The Guide

The Toolkit: A compilation of sample forms and activities that can be adapted or copied to collect information during the evaluation process.
The Guide: Guidance accompanying the Toolkit.
Evaluation in a Nutshell: A short guide breaking down the evaluation process into easy to follow steps
Published: 2008 | Format: The Toolkit: 54pp, The Guide: 32pp | Price: £15

The Participation Charter

Poster – available only as a PDF document. Please complete the order form for this resource.
Published: 2007 | Format: A2 | Price: £1

Human Rights are Your Rights

Published: 2007 | Format: A2 | Price: £1

For further information on Participation Works publications please contact us at enquiries@participationworks.org.uk or call 020 7833 6815

Participation Works is a partnership of…
British Youth CouncilChildren's Rights Alliance for EnglandKIDSNational Council for Voluntary Youth ServicesNational Youth AgencyNCB