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Anyone over 21 who shares the YLC's aims and values
Cooperatives include non-profit community organizations and businesses that are owned and managed by the people who use its services or by the people who work there.
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The current district of Lambeth was part of the large ancient parish of Lambeth St Mary in the Brixton hundred of Surrey.
Anyone between the ages of 11 and 19, or under 25 for those who use services from Lambeth Council because of a disability.
News and views
The YLC will be holding commissioning workshops across Lambeth in the next few weeks. We would love for you to attend and contribute your ideas in deciding what's important in your area of Lambeth. These are the first of many, and a great opportunity for the YLC membership to speak out about the services you want in your area. Remember, anyone aged 11 and over can become a member, and you are welcome to sign up at our workshops if you haven't already.
Lambeth Parent Partnership becomes ‘Lambeth IASS’ and will soon be providing information, advice and support to young people in general.
From September, the organisation which previously specialised in special needs education advice for young parents is now branching out to provide advice to young people in general on a wider range of issues that matter to them.
In case you didn't know, the YLC officially launched a couple of weeks ago and to celebrate we took over Brixton's Windrush Square to make some noise.
The YLC team is having a fun day out this weekend at the Lambeth Country Show in Brockwell park. You'll find all the attractions of a traditional country fair such as live music, good food and all kinds of jokes activities but with a south London vibe.
Here's a quick video introducing the YLC, take a peek now and be sure to share it with all your friends!
After what must seem like a long time it’s really exciting to see the YLC beginning to take shape and we’re almost ready for our launch so keep your eyes open for more information coming soon. On a personal level I am really pleased you’ve given me this opportunity to be part of what promises to be an important journey for young people in Lambeth and the services you use.
I think it was once said that creativity is the spice of life. Every time I hear someone say they are not creative I smh inside. We are all creatives! It just needs to be awoken in some of us. Creativity is what makes life more interesting and can come in many ways. It is human instinct-making things, sharing things, thinking for yourself, and it can be inspirational!