News and updates from ourselves and the Foyer network.

Apply for the 2019 Fellowship for Leaders programme

Applications are now open for the 2019 Fellowship for Leaders programme – a year-long personal development programme for professionals working within the Foyer network. The Fellowship is divided into two streams that run alongside each other:…

Become accredited as a Foyer through FOR Youth

The countdown has begun to join the next cohort of Foyers taking part in FOR Youth – the accreditation that isn’t just a one-off stamp of assurance but instead a journey of self-reflection and quality development with young…

The Spark Awards 2018

Celebrating talent across the sector. This year marks The Foyer Federation’s 26th anniversary and to celebrate the achievements and innovations of ourmembership we hosted the Spark Awards with a drinks reception, gala-style dinner and entertainment.  …

Spark Awards 2018: Only ONE WEEK until nominations close!

The Spark Awards ceremony will celebrate The Foyer Federations 26th anniversary and appreciate the often un-sung contributions of the Foyers, their staff and their young people. They also transcend stereotypes, challenge unconscious bias and promotes social…

YMCA Derbyshire – Daniel’s Story

Daniel’s Story When I left school, during the summer holidays, the difficulties started within a short time period. I was close to being homeless and was just about to start college. I was 16, living in…

Spark Awards 2018 – Nominations open

We are delighted to open the nominations for our Spark Awards 2018. These nine awards celebrate talent across the sector in young people, Foyer staff and of course Foyers themselves. Please find a full description of…

GDPR Foyer Federation

In preparation for the new data protection regulation that is coming into force on 25 May 2018, we wanted to share with you our updated Privacy Policy. The Foyer Federation takes great care to preserve your…

Fellowship for Leaders programme

We launched Residential 1 of our Fellowship for Leaders programme at Trafford Hall, Chester. 10 of the 14 delegates attended both days along with external guest facilitators. The theme of this residential was Building resilience and…