YES East Sussex is the targeted information, advice and guidance (IAG) service for 16-18 year olds. Commissioned by East Sussex County Council and delivered by Medway Youth Trust.
YES East Sussex provides impartial targeted IAG to meet specific and sometimes complex needs of young people, working with some of the most vulnerable and disengaged from young people in the county to break down barriers to participating in learning, training and employment with training.
YES East Sussex will, where appropriate, deliver 1:1 support over a prolonged period of time.
YES East Sussex can receive referrals from agencies, parents and young people but it will also proactively seek out and engage young people.
YES East Sussex have a Youth Forum and actively encourage young people to become a part of the Service.
YES SEN Support
YES have a dedicated Adviser supporting eligible young people with Special Education Needs. This Adviser encourages schools and colleges to support the transition of students in Year 11-14 with SEN Additional Support Plans. This dedicated Adviser can also support a small number of young people with SEN who are currently not in education, employment or training (NEET) or at risk of becoming NEET (and are do not have an Education Health Care Plan)..
Contact and more information
To get more information on any of these opportunities or you just to find out if we can help then contact us using the details below.
Download: the latest YES newsletter
Download: the referral form
Follow us: facebook.com/YESeastsussex
E-mail us: YESEastSussex@themytrust.org
Follow us: instagram.com/yeseastsussex
11 Cambridge Road
Hastings TN34 1DJ
Eastbourne BN21 3YB
We will also deliver from community settings in Crowborough, Eastbourne, Bexhill and Newhaven.