The Youth Endowment Fund is calling for more action from government to support vulnerable young people and matching words with action, writes Jon Yates
Our new normal feels far from normal. Most of us are struggling in some way. Many of us are parents struggling to balance home-schooling with work. Many of us are freelancers struggling to pay our bills. The best of us are key workers struggling through daily risks to serve those most in need. Nearly all of us are in some form of shock, looking for stable ground. Most of us have started asking what we can do to help.
The charity I lead – the Youth Endowment Fund – has been asking itself that very question. We were not established to fight an invisible foe but a very visible one – youth violence. We were founded to find the very best ways to reduce a metaphorical plague on…