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Should young people have to do community service?

The government’s announced this week that its policy is to have young people (18-21) not in employment, education or training (NEET) do community service for 30 hours a week. This would affect the approximately 50,000 young people who are currently “NEET” Voltaire said “work saves us from 3 great evils; Boredom, Vice and Need” and he […]

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Are the government really helping NEET young people?

“Isn’t it amazing that the government make announcements (http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-17104998) of schemes to help NEET young people without a trace of irony !? Is it not bizarre that the government are now pouring millions into youth unemployment and NEET young people when they have so recently slashed much of the youth provision and infrastructure that was […]

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NEET young people’s view of government work initiative

We asked some of the NEET young people on our course what there reactions were to the government initiative for young people – here are their reactions ! Vicki – “I totally agree with the government as most youngsters nowadays are either just sitting in all day watching television and playing video games, or getting […]

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