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Detached

Our  detached team work on the streets every Wednesday and Friday evenings between 5pm-9pm with the aim of building positive relationships with young people who may choose not to access any centre based youth provision. The areas of Blyth they cover are:

  • Blyth Town Centre
  • Blyth Sports Centre/Skate Park
  • Ridley Park
  • Newsham
  • South Beach Park
  • Briardale Centre Area
  • Isabella Centre Area
  • McDonalds
Trip to Dynamix arranged by the detached team
  Trip to Dynamix arranged by the detached team    

Our regular detached sessions have been running since Summer 2015 and already the team have made contact with over 300 young people and encouraged them to come into Silx, have given advice and guidance and even arranged trips. We work very closely with police and the anti social behaviour team in finding solutions to problems of youth disorder in the Blyth area and our work has been recommended for the practice and positive interventions with young people and situations