Recognise Outstanding Youth Work Practice in Wales     

Watch from home – Youth Work Excellence Awards – Live stream – CWVYS

Youth Work Excellence Awards | GOV.WALES
Gwobrau Rhagoriaeth Gwaith Ieuenctid | LLYW.CYMRU

On 22nd February 2024 the Youth Work Excellence Awards 2023 will honour exceptional youth work contributions across the country, at Venue Cymru in Llandudno. Hosted by Mirain Iwerydd (S4C, BBC Radio Cymru).

A pinnacle in the Youth Work calendar in Wales the awards ceremony will celebrate the dedication and impact of individuals and organisations that have made significant strides in supporting young people in Wales.

The Awards are an initiative of the Welsh Government, designed to recognise and celebrate outstanding youth work practice in Wales. It is an opportunity to recognize the diverse and crucial role youth work plays in our communities; fostering growth and supporting well-being.  The event will promote excellence, innovation, and diversity within the youth work sector, highlighting the exceptional talent and dedication of youth workers across Wales.

The Awards ceremony promises to be a memorable occasion in providing a platform for celebrating this year’s achievements, and to inspire others to continue making a positive impact on the lives of young people.

Finalists have now been announced:

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Both last years ceremony and winners are available at:
Youth Work Excellence Awards | GOV.WALES

Take a look at the Youth Work Excellence Awards 2022:
2022 Youth Work Excellence Awards | Gwobrau Rhagoriaeth Gwaith Ieuenctid, Youth Work in Wales | Gwaith Ieuenctid Cymru – YouTube

If you’re not able to make the awards, we have the option of joining our online livestream – please register your interest by following this link. Youth Work Excellence Awards – Live stream – CWVYS

Our 2023 winners

Local Partnership: Her Voice Wales

Regional or national partnership: Urdd Gobaith Cymru

Digital Innovation: Cardiff Content Creators

Equality and Diversity: Peer Action Collective Cymru

Welsh Language Innovation: Gisda

Rising Star: Dominique Drummond NYAS Cymru

Outstanding Volunteer: Molly Fenton, Love your Period Campaign

Outstanding Youth Worker: Kelly Powell, YMCA Swansea

Leadership: Jo Sims from Blaenau Gwent CBC