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Impact Report 2010

2010 is our 18th birthday year. An appropriate time to reflect on our journey so far and an opportunity to anticipate what the future may hold. Chris Hopson Chair, Foyer Federation   Involving young people Building…


Working Assets

Working Assets gets young people planning, delivering and celebrating a project of their own design that develops their skills for work. It is delivered by Foyers across the UK and aims to challenge negative approaches to…


Young Offenders Academy (YOA) a Secure Foundation

In the late 1990’s the management and staff of East Potential became increasingly concerned about what they began to identify as the interruption to the lives of young residents of the foyers when they became involved…


Working Assets Evaluation 2011

Working Assets develops a more sustainable approach to worklessness by opening talent in young people, engaging young people in their communities and developing advantaged thinking in services. The policy and funding contexts Foyers operate in have…


Teenage Parents in Supported Housing

It is envisaged that the good practice identified by the Foyer Federation through the pilots will inform the future development of services for teenage mothers, children and partners. The Teenage Parent Supported Housing Pilots have demonstrated…


Open Talent Strategic Plan for 2011 to 2014

“The Foyer Federation was founded eighteen years ago in the midst of a recession at a time when young people who were both in housing need and unemployed were getting a raw deal. A collaboration between…


Membership

We bring together a network of Advantaged Thinking Foyers and practitioners through our membership service. We work with over 100 services across the UK, of which over 70 are traditional Foyer members. The Foyer Federation membership…


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Case studies

Please take some time to have a read of some of the powerful stories of Foyer residents both past and present. Please be aware that the identities of the residents (where appropriate) have not been disclosed….