Young Women's Trust supports and represents over one million women aged 16-30 trapped by low pay or no pay and facing a life of poverty.
We work in three ways
- Give young women a voice – through PARTICIPATION and ADVOCACY we ensure that young women, whose voices are rarely heard, can create change.
- Campaign for change– we run CAMPAIGNS that will make a positive impact in the lives of young women today.
- Support young women - Work It Out is a FREE TELEPHONE AND ONLINE COACHING SERVICE for young women aged 18-30
Bestselling author Martina Cole speaks candidly and amusingly about why she wishes Young Women's Trust had existed when she was a young woman. Hear about the reaction Martina received when she had her first child at 19, how she went from sleeping on the floor of an unfurnished council flat to getting a publishing deal and how she struggled with confidence, even when winning plaudits and prizes. Martina knows how tough things can be for young women. What are her tips for those making their way, and making best use of their talents, today?Find out More
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