Site last updated:  July 21st 2014

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Consultation on Draft Youth Work Practice Level 2 & 3 Qualifications - The National Youth Agency, along with Wales ETS, has developed this draft of Level 2 and 3 youth work practice qualifications to replace the existing qualifications, which are due for renewal in 2015. This is an opportunity for the youth work field to comment on the draft proposals before the awarding organisations do more detailed work on qualification documentation. The deadline for responding is 30th July.

DSCB Newsletter: Early Help Update - amongst other information, there is a new video that has been produced to introduce and explain the Early Help system in Devon.  It runs for just four minutes and is essential viewing for anyone working with children or young people.

VOYC ANNUAL REPORT  is now available to download Annual Report 2013-14

Devon Children’s Alliance Executive Group Voluntary Sector Representative Opportunity - go to VOYC News for more details

More news items can be found at VOYC News - new items added most days!



Thursday 25th - Group 2 Child Protection Training - Autumn 2014 Barnstaple


Wednesday 8th - Group 2 Child Protection Training - Autumn 2014 Exeter

Wednesday 15th - Group 3 Child Protection Training  Exeter


Saturday 22nd - Group 2 Child Protection Training - Autumn 2014 Ashburton

Latest News:

VOYC Member Benefits Guide sets out what we can offer your organisation and includes member to member discounts and deals. 

We have now produced a MEMBERS DIRECTORY - MAY 2014 which can be downloaded in pdf format.  It includes information about each individual group together with a useful website link, where appropriate.


VACANCIES ADDED TO THE SITE 14th July 2014 - Job Vacancies 

VOYC Safeguarding Information - there is a new section on the website relating to Safeguarding

VOYC can offer up-to-date GUIDANCE AND MODEL CHILD PROTECTION POLICY for your organisation. Please see




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