Links and resources
The website for the national arts development agency with advice on funding, arts in your region, publications and grants
The official website for information on this national qualification which supports young people in their development as artists and arts leaders full of resources, case studies and links.
Interactive, informative site for young people on art, music, dance, film, fashion and writing, plus opportunities in the arts.
NAYT (National Association of Youth Theatres) supports the development of youth theatre and young people’s involvement in theatre through a professional programme of training, advocacy, information services and events.
The NYA supports those involved in young people's personal and social development and works to enable all young people to fulfil their potential within a just society.
UK Youth exists to develop and promote innovative non-formal education programmes for and with young people - working with them to develop their potential.
V inspired is a national organisation helping young people make the most of volunteering opportunities. Check out the link to their 'vinspired' project so you can see what's happening near you.
The national youth dance organisation.
Youth Music works alongside the formal and community-based sectors to support music-making and training.
IdeasTap is a creative network and funding body for emerging arts talent. They are a not-for-profit initiative, bringing creative people together.
Culture24 is a not-for-profit online publisher working across the arts, heritage, education and tourism sectors. They publish websites, partner to share data and pioneer new ways to work and promote culture offering cash funding, opportunities and a platform to showcase new work.
OYAP Trust operates with a small but dedicated core team, we work in partnership with artists and creative practitioners across Oxfordshire and the Thames Valley to enable young people to enjoy and participate in arts activities. “Art is what you make it, what you want to and how you want it to”
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