We’re working to bring everyone together to make Leeds a child friendly city—a place where children are valued, supported, enjoy growing up, and look forward to a bright future. Find out more by clicking on the buttons above, or contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
/ 0113 247 4819
You can get involved with Leeds' ambition to be a child friendly city!
Could you play your part? Are you or your organisation already doing great work for children and young people? Would you like to get involved and help spread the word?
If you think you may want to sign up as an ambassador, or lend the support of your organisation to the campaign, we’d love to hear from you and help to share your work more widely. Just get in touch on email@example.com
to find out more and talk to us about how you can be involved. You can also make a pledge using the box on the left to start the conversation.
Child friendly Leeds awards 2015 - winners revealed!
The winners of the second annual Child Friendly Leeds awards were announced in a glittering ceremony on 29 January at Leeds City Varieties.
There were an astounding 547 nominations received for champion children, child friendly places, people who go the extra mile and great organisations, with the winners announced at the special event in five categories:
Children’s champion (11-18),
Children’s champion (under 11),
Looking after children and young people
Best place for children and young people
Best overall contribution to child friendly Leeds.
The awards were hosted by the Leeds City Varieties are sponsored by British Gas, run in partnership with the Yorkshire Evening Post and supported by Marks &Spencer and First Direct Arena.
Child friendly Leeds ambassadors
Did you know that there are over 300 businesses and organisations who have joined our campaign to make Leeds a child friendly city and signed up to be child friendly Leeds ambassador? We are always looking for new child friendly Leeds ambassadors – you might be working for a business, a charity or other third sector organisation, or simply be someone who wants to help make a difference for children and young people in Leeds. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org
to find out more.
Child friendly Leeds film
Watch a 2 minute clip of our animated film by children and young people, created by Studio 12 through workshops with Leeds children and young people, working with local young poet, Ma Maposa, and kindly sponsored by British Gas. We hope it inspires you to get involved and play your part, and to share it with others!
4,000 and counting
We've over 4,000 followers on Twitter thanks to you! Say hello, and let us know about great news or opportunities for children, young people and families in Leeds - just tweet us @child_Leeds or use #child_Leeds.