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We have an outstanding 20 year track record in improving the lives of young people from 18 months to 18 years. We work with all primary, secondary and special educational needs practitioners to create solutions that improve health, attendance, academic achievement and raise standards, providing all young people with skills for life.

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Youth Sport Trust launch Girls Active in Northern Ireland

Girls Active is an initiative from the charity the Youth Sport Trust, which is run in partnership with Women in Sport.
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Active children means active minds

Recent research which found that children learn better when they are physically active supports how the Youth Sport Trust encourages teachers to incorporate exercise and movement into daily lessons.
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Young people shape sport in their areas

Young people shape sport in their areas

Olympic Champion and YST Ambassador Jason Gardener met with 90 teenagers from BAME communities to inspire them to play an active role in the sports provision in their local areas.
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How we work

Solutions

We develop and deliver innovative PE, school sport and physical activity programmes and interventions to support children and young people of all abilities and backgrounds.
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Learning

We use best practice, our knowledge and evidence to support schools to use PE and sport to raise standards, achievement and attainment across all subject areas.
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Network

We work in partnership with all types of schools, corporate partners, government, sport and education stakeholders, as well as local community organisations and networks. 
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Our impact

834,083

young people were given the opportunity by the Youth Sport Trust to take part in high quality and inclusive PE, sport and physical activity in 2015-16

129,553

young people were given training opportunities through the Youth Sport Trust, which included coaching, officiating and volunteering. 30% of those trained received training in inclusive practice

4,142

flourishing network of Youth Sport Trust member schools

34,446

adults were trained by the Youth Sport Trust to deliver high quality PE, sport and physical activity in 2015-16