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Yambo Update

Yambo has recently had 4 new referrals and are now meeting weekly on a Friday as well as offering a monthly Saturday social. We are working on an animation project with the group every Friday. Our volunteer animator is Charles ,who is a university student. We are...

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SAYiT Festive Meal

Due to the huge success of the SAYiT festive meal last year, we have decided to go forward and hold a festive celebration this year! This years event will be even bigger and better than ever, with lots more to offer! It will be held on 6/12/13 in our offices at Scotia...

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Thank you Co-Op Shoppers!

Co-operative members in the South Yorkshire and Chesterfield region have helped seven local groups in Sheffield, with a fantastic grant of over £8,700 between them. The LGBT Youth group Off the Scene has received £2,000 towards a series of sports based activities for...

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Straight Allies Training

Over the past few months, two of our most dedicated young people (Jess & Patrick) have been working hard to devise a short training programme that they envisaged could be delivered to Hetrosexual young people for them to be deemed ‘Straight Allies’. The thinking...

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Fruitbowl Residential – March 2013

The time had finally arrived. Many weeks of planning had led upto this moment…. Fruitbowl’s EPIC residential! On the weekend of March 15th, Sixteen of our finest Fruitbowlers arrived outside our office (with suitcases of varying sizes), ready for the minibus pick-up...

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Duke of Edinburgh Award

The Duke of Edinburgh programme is still going strong and currently has 7 young people from across the projects enrolled. The group completed a successful day walk in the Peak District on 18th February, and have a practice overnight expedition pencilled in the diary...

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Feb Half Term 2013

This Year for February Half term, SAYiT decided to launch the first of many of its ‘Holiday Provision’ timetables. The week opened with a 6 mile hike in the beautiful Peak district. Mud, snow, blisters, but more importantly… laugh aplenty! On Tuesday, we were...

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Trans Day Of Remembrance 2012

On Tuesday 20th November 2012 Sheffield celebrated for the first time – International Trans day of remembrance. As the ‘Sheena Amos Youth Trust’ provides vital services for LGBT youth across Sheffield, we were invited to attend a special event to mark the day. At 5.30...

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SEXPRESSION NATIONAL CONFERENCE

On the 4th November 2012, six of the Side by Side Peer Educators attended the ‘Sexpressions’ National Conference at the Royal Hallamshire Hospital. The theme for this year’s conference was “Social Inequality” and how this can affect people’s sexual health. The...

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