Barking and Dagenham Youth Zone, named by young people as ‘Future’, will be a purpose-built facility for the borough’s young people aged 8 – 19, and up to 25 for those with disabilities. It will also be London’s first OnSide Youth Zone thanks to the support of project partners Barking and Dagenham Council, The Queen’s Trust and Jack Petchey Foundation.
It will transform young peoples lives & make such a difference in the local area.
Barking and Dagenham Council Leader Darren Rodwell
The Girl on the Train author Paula Hawkins speaks about becoming the first Founder Patron of Barking and Dagenham’s Future Youth Zone, which will be OnSide’s first in London.
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Founder Patrons are key to the success of a Youth Zone. Becoming a Founder Patron of Barking and Dagenham Youth Zone is your chance to be part of the Future Youth Zone story.
Your pledge of consistent support is critical to the success of Future Youth Zone.
The select group of Founder Patrons is made up with the great and good from Barking and Dagenham, community leaders whose endorsement and generous support will encourage others to follow.
Tel: 020 345 70510 – Ext 70510
With the aim of starting and continuing development with founder patrons and new patrons, a drinks reception, hosted by Leader of the Barking and Dagenham Council, Darren Rodwell, was held to share the benefits of the upcoming Youth Zones in London.
History has been made after a spade went into the ground to officially start work on London’s first ever OnSide Youth Zone in Barking and…