Tag Archives: Cllr Barry Parsons

Independence secures future for Devon’s Youth Service

DYS Space Ltd has been appointed to run the county’s youth services for the next three years following a major review of the service

Posted on: 31 January 2017 | Posted in: Community

Certainty for Devon’s Youth Service

Devon County Council has announced its intention to ‘save’ the county’s youth service by commissioning a new independent staff-run social enterprise to run the service on its behalf

Posted on: 14 September 2016 | Posted in: Community

Councillors speak out about hate crime

Councillors have firmly expressed their concerns in relation to reports of racially motivated incidents across the UK, and reiterated their commitment to tackling the problem of prejudice and hate crime in Devon

Posted on: 29 July 2016 | Posted in: Community

Devon receives reaccreditation at Charter Plus level for Member Development

Devon County Council has been presented with a certificate at the South West Councils AGM for successfully gaining Charter Plus status for a second time.

Posted on: 19 July 2016 | Posted in: Politics

Cabinet Office supports Devon plans to secure county youth service

Devon’s Youth Service will be part of the Government’s Delivering Differently for Young People programme. The Council will receive £20,000 to establish an independent social enterprise to run the service in future

Posted on: 12 January 2016 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing

Helping to shape local public services

Devon County Council has launched two public surveys asking residents what they feel about services that the council provides, and where they think the Council’s priorities should be next year

Posted on: 2 November 2015 | Posted in: Community
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Red Rock gets new lease of life

Devon County Council is funding an expansion of the Chances educational support service, which is currently run by Devon Youth Service at the Junction in Newton Abbot

Posted on: 29 October 2015 | Posted in: Education