Regional partnerships under threat

Jozwiak, Gabriella
October 2010
Children & Young People Now (Haymarket Business Publications Ltd;10/19/2010, p12
The article reports on the impact of spending cuts on regional partnerships in Great Britain. Because of the budget and spending cuts imposed by local authorities, the author mentions that some regional youth work units (RYWU) were forced to close down their facility due to lack of funding. Sheila Martland, service manager of Wigan Council's youth services, states that the close of these facilities will have vital impact on youth work and services.


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