As someone who works online with young people for the most part, I'm soon to start organising some face-to-face workshops with 16-25 year-olds to consult on the development of one of the websites I work on - TheSite.org.
Part of the challenge is going to be locating affordable venues across the country to run day-long sessions, and I was wondering if people here would be able to recommend places that they've used that:
* Are young people friendly
* Have wifi access (includes online based activities)
* Reasonable cost
I look forward to hearing thoughts on this and will hopefully be able to share more on the consultation soon!
I 've just been e-mailed by Jamie O'Connell
He helps faciliaite The Student Room - www.thestudentroom.co.uk which is the largest student site in the UK.(2.8 million unique per month)
The site is all about young people providing peer support on every topic that is of interest to them be it homework, career choices, what jeans to buy or boyfriend/girlfriend advice.
Just thought you could advertise your upcoming events if applicable.
Try the wickbourne centre in Littlehampton west sussex. It is houses LA:UK -works with disadvantaged young people, a children's centre and also has a range of different sized rooms and computers. 01903 276827
Also the Workspace Wolverhampton. Has Wi-Fi a large conference room that can be split into two smaller rooms and is run by a local action network also houses a range of children's services and formerly was a school.
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