News and updates from ourselves and the Foyer network.

Cork Foyer secure funding for second Working Assets project

We have some great news from Cork Foyer, who have secured funding from Jansen Pharmaceuticals to initiate the second round of their Working Assets project. The project follows Cork Foyer’s successful first Working Assets project –…

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Pop Up Talent: Croydon Talent Shop

Pop Up Talent is all about helping young people to explore new ways to build skills, attitudes and networks to find and create work in the 21st Century. We’re putting a modern twist on how and…

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Looking back, moving forwards – celebrating 21 years

“The stories we tell literally make the world. If you want to change the world, you need to change your story” Michael Margolis   To mark a coming of age in the Amazon’s Satere Mawé tribe,…

Foyers views sought for inquiry into 16 plus care options

A large number of young care leavers live in Foyers so changes in how they are supported could have a significant impact. The Foyer Federation responds to government inquiries to promote Foyer’s vision of Advantaged Thinking…

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Young People Present Manifesto at Youth Homeless Parliament

The Foyer Federation had the privilege of accompanying a team of young people from across the network to The Youth Homeless Parliament on the 16th of December to present The Foyer Federations Manifesto, followed by lively…

Dates for 2014 regional network meetings

Regional network meetings are an opportunity for staff from our member Foyers to come together to share best practice with the Foyer Federation and other members, a great opportunity for experienced staff and those new to…

Satellite application deadline – 17th January

The deadline is fast approaching for applications to join year two of the Healthy Conversations programme. Successful applicants will receive training, support, and £15k in funding. Applications close at 5pm on Friday 17th January. To find…