Practical Resources

Youth Action is developing a number of practical resources to aid youth services in their work. We know that youth work can be complex, and that services face a variety of needs and questions. These resources are planned to equip service providers with the knowledge and tools they may need in some of the more difficult areas.

We also have a number of model policies and procedures.

Fact sheets

Young People and Legal Consent


[2018] Background to Consent

[2018] Participation in Youth Services

[2018] Under-18s' Participation in Research

[2018] Photos and Videos


For any specific enquiries, or to make suggestions for practical resources to develop, contact us at