“By Skill and Hard Work” the BYZ Community thrives through the pandemic to reach the most vulnerable

“By Skill and Hard Work,” the BYZ Community thrives through the pandemic to reach the most vulnerable     COVID has presented many challenges for our country and the world, from a local perspective, things have been tough with greater restrictions and lockdowns. From the 23rd March when the BYZ doors closed to thousands of... Read more »

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Youth Zone in Darwen this summer

This Summer the Youth Zone has been running the ‘Get Stuck In’ programme at Meeting Places in Darwen Town Centre. The project which was one of only a few opportunities available for young people in the town provided 40 young people a day the chance to participate in 4 days a week positive activity and... Read more »

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Young People Successfully Get Stuck In with Blackburn Youth Zone

Despite challenging times Blackburn Youth Zone have had a successful summer running the ‘Get Stuck In’ Programme funded by the Department of Education and brought to us by Spring North Blackburn.  Blackburn Youth Zone implemented robust procedures to ensure they were able to safely open our doors for young people over the summer. The programme... Read more »

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Young people in Mill Hill send a key message

  This summer a group of 7 young people from Mill Hill have come together with the support of Blackburn Youth Zone to paint a key message in their community.  The social action project was initiated when a BYZ Youth Ambassador spotted some upsetting graffiti on a wall along the canal in Mill Hill. The... Read more »

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