Resources

Hear by Right Self Assessment Tool

To map and plan the participation of children and young people in your organisation.

Free download

Empowering Young People - The Final Report of the Carnegie Young People's Initiative

Carnegie UK Trust have published research exploring the need for greater and more active participation of young people in society.

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Your rights to be heard (summary)

We have written four guides for children and young people living in England to help them understand their rights to be heard in different situations.

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Your rights to be heard when you are in contact with children's services

This guide helps children and young and people know their rights and be taken seriously if a family court is making decisions about them.

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Your rights to be heard when you are in contact with the police and the courts

This guide helps children and young people know their rights to be heard and taken seriously if they have been stopped by the police.

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Your rights to be heard when you are in contact with health services

This guide helps children and young people know their rights to be heard and taken seriously if they are in contact with a doctor or other health professional.

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Your rights to be heard in school

This guide helps children and young people know their rights to be heard and taken seriously if they want to have more of a say in their education.

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Making Change Happen

This section of the training has been designed for adults who want to support children and young people in making positive change for other children and young people.

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Developing Children's Champions

This training programme aims to equip children and young people with some of the basic skills and knowledge needed to be a children’s champions.

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Involving Children and Young People in Evaluation

Involving children and young people in evaluating the services they use is one of the best ways of finding out if the service is really making a difference to them.

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British Youth CouncilChildren's Rights Alliance for EnglandKIDSNational Council for Voluntary Youth ServicesNational Youth AgencyNCB