Young Wandle

Young Wandle

In the words of its members, Young Wandle works “hand in hand with Wandle to make a better future for the young people living in Wandle homes.”

Young Wandle are a group of 16 to 24 year old Wandle customers who meet regularly to shape Wandle’s services. Their purpose is to ensure that our services are responsive to the needs of young people and effective in addressing these needs.

To register your interest and receive updates about our free events and training within Young Wandle, complete this survey AND have a chance to win a £25 Love2Shop gift voucher. Don’t worry it's quick and easy to fill in and will take you three minutes. The survey closes on the Monday 25 June!

Dates: Ongoing

Location: Wandle’s Head Office – Minerva House, Montague Close, SE1 9BB.

What you will be doing

  • Attending sessions at Wandle Head Office
  • Work with other Young Wandle residents to create, plan and attend events
  • Provide feedback and ideas on what Wandle can do differently for Young Wandle residents
  • Developing and improving skills
  • Promoting Young Wandle among other young customers

Benefits

Skills / Knowledge Development

Some of the benefits of taking part in Young Wandle include:

  • Experience of managing your own project
  • Having a voice in shaping services within Wandle
  • Learning skills in communication, decision-making and problem-solving.

Incentives

  • Travel reimbursements
  • Attending fun summer events and activities
  • Develop new skills and experience
  • Meet and work with other passionate young people and Wandle staff members
  • Job opportunities

What to do next

Complete the survey to register your interest, whether you want to be actively involved or would like to receive updates on training, events and job opportunities. Please feel free to send an email to residentinvolvement@wandle.com for more info, and we will be in touch soon!

Young Residents

Young residents

 

Phipps Bridge Youth Centre

Phipps Bridge provides a safe, friendly environment to enjoy the many activities that take place on a weekly basis as well as information, advice and support to young people on a wide range of subjects.

Tulse Hill Homework Club

Help with homework and school work for school students of all ages. Free for Wandle residents.

Every Thursday, 4.30pm to 6pm

14 Saxonfield Close, Tulse Hill, SW2 2UN.

Imagine Family is a project set up and run by Holy Trinity Church in the Tulse Hill area. Part of their work involves engagement with children and their families. The homework club at Saxonfield Close provides weekly interactive learning sessions for primary aged children, but students in secondary school are still able to attend. Find out more by calling our Community Investment Team on 0300 2000 120.