Stories from across the Foyer network.

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Asila addresses SMMT’s National Recognition Event

On 29th November, Asila from YMCA Derbyshire shared her experience of taking part in a 25-week work experience programme with Toyota as part of the Foyer Federation – Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) partnership….

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Foyer Residents at the BBC!

Three residents from YMCA DownsLink Group’s Foyers took part in this year’s BBC Open Newsroom event. We featured the opportunity in our members’ newsletter in September. Lee Scott, Engagement Coordinator at YMCA Downslink Group, saw the event…

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Young People Grill CEO Candidates!

The Foyer Federation believes in transforming the lives of young people and putting young people at the heart of everything we do. So practice what we preach right..? On Monday 28th November, three young people from…

Work Experience at the Foyer Federation

At the end of October 2016 the team at the Foyer Federation were glad to welcome Jessica Andrews for a two-week work experience placement. This is what Jess had to say about her experience: I recently…

Rosie’s Story

Rosie, 25, moved into Plymouth Foyer when she was 17 years old. “Throughout my teenage years my brother struggled with drugs, it caused a lot of arguments in my family and lead to a hostile home…

AAFS by Sophie Gilbert

AAFS by Newhaven Foyer resident, Sophie Gilbert reflects on her experience traveling abroad and the impact that travel has had on her life. Sophie went to South Africa in October 2015 and her story is about…

CHADD On-Route Foyer opens new Base 97 Project

The SITA Trust have teamed up with the Foyer Federation to fund and deliver exciting new challenges for young people aged 14-25 in the West Midlands and the North East England. CHADD On-Route Foyer in Dudley…