Get involved

There are lots of groups​ in Northamptonshire that you can get involved with to make your voice heard.

Speaking up for your rights

Young people’s NSCB 

The Young People’s Northamptonshire Safeguarding Children Board (NSCB) is a group of young people who meet to discuss issues affecting young people's lives and give their views and opinions. It is unique in that it offers young people the chance to have a direct route to the people making the decisions and planning the services that keep them safe in the county.

Shooting Stars

The Shooting Stars group represents the needs of young people with additional needs in Northamptonshire.

Children in Care Council

The Children in Care Council offers young people in foster care, in a children’s home or who have recently left care the chance to have a say about things that really matter and affect their life.

Northampton Youth Forum

Northampton's Youth Forum have elected and co-opted representatives of young people who aim to speak up for and on behalf of the young people of Northampton. This involves young people in taking an active part in decision-making about young people.

Getting involved in the community

Northampton Association of Youth Clubs (NAYC)

The NAYC offer opportunities for young people to get involved in a wide range of activities.

Clubs for Young People Northamptonshire

Clubs for Young People Northamptonshire (CYPN) is a charity that works closely with the community to ensure that there are a variety of safe but enjoyable activities for children from the ages of 8 to 19, from roller skating events to national boxing competitions.

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