1.5 million young women have lost income since the start of the pandemic with many claiming benefits for the first time.

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Young Women's Trust is a feminist organisation working to achieve economic justice for young women. Our Work It Out coaching service supports young women to make plans for the future. We campaign for young women’s equality in the workplace and our research examines what young women’s lives are really like.

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I have learned to trust myself

Merle shares how her coaching experience helped her to survive a stressful job and showed her how to trust herself and pursue her dreams.


Young women's experiences of the coronavirus crisis

With unemployment quickly rising and disproportionately affecting young women, it is more important than ever that we understand the economic impact of coronavirus on young women.


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Work It Out coaching is a free telephone coaching service to support you to think about the future you want.

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Our Work It Out service offers free personalised support on your CV, cover letter or job application.

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New research shows employers discriminating against women who may go onto have children

A YouGov poll for Young Women’s Trust has revealed that 1 in 10 HR managers say they would be reluctant to hire a woman they thought may go on to start a family.

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One third of young women single parents report experiencing economic abuse

A new report released from Young Women’s Trust and Surviving Economic Abuse found that 1 in 10 young women, and one third of single mums aged 18 to 30 reported experiencing forms of economic abuse. 

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In 2020, we supported 3690 young women through our free Work It Out service


We provided 7055 free coaching sessions, helping young women build skills and strong mental health