“In the Yorkshire Synod we want to be churches where every child and young person has the opportunity to experience the love of Jesus.”
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Latest news from the team
We look forward to welcoming you to the BIG Day Out at Lightwater Valley on Saturday 17th September. If you are still to book, what are you waiting for? Put […]
URC Children’s and Youth Work Committee invite you to: Let’s Celebrate An online fringe event for everyone following General Assembly. Join us for an evening of celebration as we share […]
It all started just before lockdown in 2020. A group of young adults from across the Yorkshire Synod met in Huddersfield to drink coffee (or tea, or hot chocolate), to […]
On Thursday 26th May, the children and youth workers from across the synod gathered for a day of reflecting, resting and retreating together. Ben Harper, from Space to Breathe UK […]
Amelia Platt has become the third young person in the Yorkshire Synod to win the Lundie Memorial Award. Amelia, aged 11, is a committed young Christian who plays a full […]
“Each of you has been blessed with one of God’s many wonderful gifts to be used in the service of others. So use your gift well.” 1 Peter 4: 10 […]
A small group of young people from Leeds, Bradford and Huddersfield gathered together one Saturday morning for a time of talking and sharing together (and lots of cookies). After we […]
Parenting your children for a life of faith, a good idea? Of course. Easy? Not so much. But is it as hard as we have imagined? Probably not… The Children […]
It is finally here! The Yorkshire synod are going to Lightwater Valley for their BIG Day Out! On Saturday 17th September this year, Lightwater Valley will open their turnstiles and […]
Here is the wonderful group of people that went to Whitemoor Lakes for Youth Assembly 2022 and the parallel event, the Youth Leaders gathering. The synod (and the county) was […]
Every child and Young Person has the right to be safe
CEOP helps any child or young person under the age of 18 who is being pressured, forced or tricked into taking part in sexual activity of any kind, either online or in ‘the real world’, or both. The CEOP Safety Centre has clear information and advice on what can be reported to CEOP, the reporting process and what will happen if you do decide to make a report.
If you are experiencing online bullying or something else online has worried you, please speak to an adult you trust.
You can also contact Childline free and confidentially, on the phone or online, any time on 0800 1111 or at Childline.
If you are looking for information or help about your feelings or mental health try Young Minds.