Published on 6 July 2015
Fifteen young people from in and around the Havelock Estate, Southall, graduated from a unique ‘training for work’ programme called ‘Street Elite’ on Thursday, 2 July.
Published on 8 June 2015
A scheme specially designed to help local young people into employment, education and training is inviting applications.
Published on 27 May 2015
Two of Ealing’s school buildings have been recognised as among the best in the capital by the Royal Institute of Architects (RIBA).
Published on 20 May 2015
People aged between 16- 24 years old are invited to get involved with a unique gardening project called 'Growing Space' taking place on Friday afternoons at the Young Adults’ Centre, Southall.
Published on 25 March 2015
More free early years places for two year-olds will be created to help families following a decision by Ealing Council’s cabinet to invest £1.1 million in expanding three locations across the borough.
Published on 23 March 2015
Councillor Binda Rai, cabinet member for children and young people, presented Berrymede Primary School, Acton with their bronze and silver healthy schools awards from Healthy Schools London last week.
Published on 17 March 2015
Ealing Council is once again offering local youngsters the chance to try something new and have some fun over the Easter holidays as part of its free Future Youth Inspired (FYI) programme.
Published on 16 March 2015
More than 80 people came together in Ealing Town Hall on Thursday, 5 March to hear the findings of a two-year research project on how to better involve migrant parents in their children’s education.
Published on 17 February 2015
More than 130 young residents came together at the Westside Young People’s Centre, Ealing, on Wednesday, 11 February for the 9th annual Speak Out conference.
Published on 6 January 2015
Parents of children due to start infant and primary schools in September 2015 should return their applications before Thursday, 15 January.
Published on 15 December 2014
A unique music collaboration between young people from the South Acton estate and the war-torn Kivu district of the Eastern Congo has resulted in an 11-track CD called 'Acton2Kivu:Dance for Freedom'.
Published on 9 December 2014
Young people will be given help to at an earlier stage to find work, study and training after Ealing Council was awarded £250,000 from the Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG).
Published on 10 November 2014
A couple, whose determination to get a second life-saving opinion for a baby in their care, have been named Ealing Council’s Foster Carers of the Year.
Published on 4 November 2014
Ealing's Youth Mayor, Tejas Dattani, and members of Ealing Youth Action, slept rough outside Ealing Town Hall on Wednesday, 29 October.
Published on 3 November 2014
Ealing Council is asking local people to give their views on important proposed changes to the way community schools allocate places when they are over subscribed.
Published on 20 October 2014
Local young people can sign up to a free six-week basketball programme at the end of the month. The sessions have been organised by Westside Young People’s Centre in association with B2B Basketball.
Published on 14 October 2014
Ealing Council will host an information fair for children, young people and young adults with additional needs, and their parents and carers, on Wednesday, 22 October.
Published on 6 October 2014
Ealing Council is offering local young people the chance to learn some new skills over half term as part of its free FYI programme.
Published on 29 September 2014
Ealing Council is hosting a series of advice and information sessions for parents and carers of children due to start high school in September 2015.
Published on 17 September 2014
Pitzhanger Manor House and Gallery want young, design enthusiasts to kick-start their creativity by becoming part of The Collectionists programme which launches with a trial session on 25 September.
Published on 15 September 2014
Ealing Council is looking for volunteers interested in supporting local families dealing with challenging issues and situations.
Published on 18 August 2014
Young people have until 10 October to make their mark and help choose the issues that will be debated by the UK Youth Parliament (UKYP) at a special gathering in the House of Commons in November.
Published on 23 July 2014
Kids can go wild in Walpole Park, Ealing this summer at a series of free Forest Summer Adventure days for five to 11-year-olds.
Published on 22 July 2014
Ealing Council is hosting two afternoons of free family fun in August in celebration of National Playday.
Published on 30 June 2014
Bookings are now open for the Ealing Council's summer holiday play schemes. Based at sites across the borough, the schemes are affordable and run by experienced and qualified staff.
Published on 23 June 2014
Ealing Council is once again offering local youngsters the chance to try something new and earn qualifications over the summer holidays as part of its free Future Youth Inspired (FYI) programme.
Published on 19 June 2014
Hundreds of free nursery and childcare places for two year olds are available in Ealing. Eligible families could benefit from 15 hours a week at no cost.
Published on 9 June 2014
An under-15s football team run by staff at Ealing Council’s Young Adult Centre, Southall, has won their division of the Harrow Youth Football League for the second year in a row.
Published on 20 May 2014
Ealing Council’s youth service is looking for young people who want to improve local services and facilities by inspecting them and rating how ‘youth friendly’ they are.
Published on 15 May 2014
Tejas Dattani (15) has been elected as Ealing’s sixth youth mayor. Tejas is a student at Featherstone High School, Southall.
Published on 6 May 2014
Staff from Ealing Council’s fostering service will be out and about talking to residents across the borough during Foster Care Fortnight (12- 25 May) about how they can become foster carers.
Published on 8 April 2014
Young people who live, work or study in Ealing are invited to nominate themselves, or their friends, to become the borough’s sixth Youth Mayor.
Published on 3 April 2014
Ealing Council apprentices presented a charity for homeless young people in Northolt with a cheque for over £2,500 last week, as part of their annual fundraising efforts.
Published on 20 March 2014
Ealing Council is once again offering local young people the chance to learn new skills and make friends over the Easter holidays as part of its free Future Youth Inspired (FYI) programme.
Published on 18 March 2014
An innovative programme that helps local young people into work has been crowned best Children’s Services project at the prestigious Local Government Chronicle Awards.
Published on 19 February 2014
A group of local young people volunteered their holiday time to help improve Gunnersbury Park on Tuesday, 18 February.
Published on 14 February 2014
Ealing Council’s centre for vocational training and apprenticeships celebrated the opening of new, purpose-built facilities on Thursday, 13 February.
Published on 23 January 2014
Two Ealing Council projects have made the final shortlist in the prestigious Local Government Chronicle awards.
Published on 16 January 2014
Latest government figures show that 10 and 11 year olds in Ealing are performing above the national average in reading, writing and maths.
Published on 19 December 2013
A group of local young people celebrated their graduation from Ealing Council’s vInspired Talent programme last week (Wednesday, 11 December).
Published on 9 December 2013
Closer working between Ealing Council, local magistrates and community groups has led to a sharp reduction in the number of young people being taken into custody while they await trial.
Published on 9 December 2013
Budding politicians have until the start of January to come forward to fill Ealing’s seats on the UK Youth Parliament. Borough-wide election will take place in February.
Published on 28 November 2013
Ealing Council’s cabinet has agreed to increase the places available at St John’s Primary School, West Ealing by a third. The expansion plans include completely rebuilding the school.
Published on 26 November 2013
Primary school leaders from across the borough came face-to-face Henry Dimbleby, co-founder of healthy fast-food chain, Leon, and one of the authors of the School Food Plan, on Wednesday, 20 November.
Published on 5 November 2013
Parents of children due to start primary school in September 2014 can come along to one of the advice and information sessions taking place in November and December.
Published on 23 September 2013
Ealing Council is hosting a series of advice and information sessions for parents and carers of children due to start high school in September 2014.
Published on 16 September 2013
Ealing Council is hosting an event showcasing the wide range of services on offer for children, young people and young adults with additional needs, and their parents, on Tuesday 24 September.
Published on 16 September 2013
The Young Adult Centre, Southall, is inviting all girls aged 13-16 to come to one of its free football training sessions.
Published on 10 September 2013
Westside Young People’s Centre is opening its doors to residents on Saturday 21 September from 12 – 3pm.
Published on 28 August 2013
High schools across Ealing are celebrating an increase in the overall number of students achieving five or more good grades at GCSE, including English and mathematics.
Published on 30 July 2013
Ealing Council is hosting two afternoons of free family activities and entertainment in August in celebration of National Playday.
Published on 19 July 2013
Ealing’s young athletes came together this Wednesday in celebration of their success at the London Youth Games, as part of Team Ealing.
Published on 2 July 2013
Ealing Council is once again offering local youngsters the chance to learn new skills and earn national qualifications over the summer holidays as part of its free ‘Futureversity’ programme.
Published on 1 July 2013
Acton primary students put their questions on healthy eating, keeping fit and staying well to a panel of experts at a special health question time at Berrymede Junior School on Wednesday, 26 June.
Published on 25 June 2013
The council’s flagship youth centre, Westside Young People’s Centre, has been crowned one of London’s best buildings by the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA).
Published on 25 June 2013
Dormers Wells High School, Southall, was officially opened by economist and BBC broadcaster, Evan Davis, on Monday 24 June.
Published on 17 June 2013
Ealing Council’s play service is now taking bookings for its summer holiday play schemes. Based at five different sites across the borough, the schemes are open to children aged five to 12 years old.
Published on 22 May 2013
Yasmin Rufo, 15, has been elected as Ealing’s fifth youth mayor. Yasmin is a student at Elthorne Park High School, Hanwell.
Published on 22 May 2013
An under-14s football team run by staff at Ealing Council’s Young Adult Centre, Southall, has won their division of the Harrow Sunday Football League in their first year of playing.
Published on 14 May 2013
Ealing youngsters are being urged to make their voices heard and take part in the fifth youth mayor elections at Ealing Town Hall at 6pm on Monday 20 May.
Published on 8 May 2013
Ealing youngsters are in for a treat this half-term with two tree-mendous free tree sessions on offer at Walpole Park on Wednesday 29 May.
Published on 7 May 2013
Staff from Ealing Council’s fostering service will be out and about talking to residents during Foster Care Fortnight (13- 26 May) about how they can become foster carers.
Published on 1 May 2013
A month long creative project run out of Pitzhanger Manor House and Gallery has been shortlisted for an esteemed Museum + Heritage Award, with results set to be announced at a ceremony on 15 May.
Published on 1 May 2013
Parents whose children have not received the MMR vaccination are being encouraged to contact their GPs and get them immunised.
Published on 2 April 2013
Ealing Council’s flagship youth centre, Westside Young People’s Centre, has been shortlisted for a prestigious award by the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA).
Published on 21 March 2013
There are plenty of fun activities and events during the Easter break, 1-12 April 2013.
Published on 15 February 2013
More than 100 young people watched on yesterday as His Royal Highness The Duke of York, KG, unveiled the opening plaque at Ealing Council’s Westside Young People’s Centre (14 February).
Published on 18 December 2012
Staff at Ealing Council are helping to make Christmas special for more than a hundred disadvantaged children as part of a ‘Secret Santa’ toy appeal.
Published on 18 July 2011
Families can enjoy a day packed with free activities on Wednesday 3 August as Ealing Council celebrates National Playday at Rectory Park, Northolt.
Published on 20 May 2011
Children’s Minister Tim Loughton MP and Cllr Patricia Walker helped celebrate the fourth birthday of the award-winning Horizons Centre.
Published on 10 May 2011
In the run-up to Foster Care Fortnight (16 – 29 May), Ealing Council is encouraging residents to consider becoming foster carers.
Published on 22 February 2011
The fifth annual 'Speak Out' youth conference was held at Ealing Town Hall on Saturday 19 February.
Published on 17 February 2011
Fourteen talented young people have graduated from a volunteering scheme designed to teach them new skills and help them find a job.
Published on 31 January 2011
Ealing Council and NHS Ealing have launched a new poster campaign to encourage young people to talk more openly about sex, relationships and contraception.