The Finalists for the Youth Work Excellence Awards 2022 have been announced today!

We are delighted to see so many of our Members shortlisted, it is wonderful seeing the breadth of brilliant work being recognised across the voluntary and statutory youth sectors in Wales.

The awards are taking place at the Brangwyn Hall in Swansea on the 1st of December.

If you are a finalist and you have queries about allocation of tickets, accessibility of the venue or anything else, please contact

Here you can find the full list of finalists for this year’s Awards

  • Andrew Owen, Cyngor Gwynedd
  • Carly Powell, Caerphilly Youth Services
  • Cynhadledd #FelMerch, Urdd Gobaith Cymru
  • David Stallard, Mixtup
  • David Williams, Torfaen
  • Gwyl Llesiant / Wellbeing Festival, Gwynedd
  • Hannah Lewis, The Hwb, Torfaen
  • Heulwen O’Callaghan, Prosiect Arweinyddiaeth Iau
  • Inspire Youth Work in Hospital (Wrexhan CBC, Flintshire CC, BCHUB)
  • Karen and Jake Henry, Vibe Youth CIC
  • Kieran Saunders
  • Lela Patterson
  • Linda Brackenbury
  • Maheddine Dib, EYST
  • Mick Holt, Flintshire
  • Mindscape Project, Tanyard Youth
  • Mixtup
  • Nick Corrigan, Media Academy
  • Ruth Letten, CONNECT, Adoption UK
  • Sarah McCReadie, Cardiff Youth Service
  • STAND NW Youth Zone
  • Stuart Parkinson, Deaf Hub Wales
  • Yarn Trail, Blaenau Gwent Youth Services
  • Young Creators ‘Nowhere to Go’ project, Conwy Youth Service


Congratulations to you all!