Youth Sector Moves to Red in the Readiness Framework

Posted on: 12/11/2020 in News

Following the recent government announcement (31st October 2020), we can confirm that the youth sector moves into RED on the readiness framework.

The RED readiness level allows the following activities only, subject to a COVID Secure Action Plan and Risk Assessment:

  • Online and digital youth services
  • Detached/outdoor local youth services
  • 1-2-1 sessions with high-need young people (indoors)
  • Small group work session indoors with high need young people. (consistent with social distancing guidelines

Youth sector providers are allowed to provide support and services to young people indoors during periods of RED readiness. Youth sector providers should work within the spirit of lockdown and must not provide open access/drop-in services at this time.

Please read the full guidance here