Useful Links


ibk Initiatives
ibk initiatives

ibk initiatives helps organisations put disabled children and young people at the centre of their practice. They open up opportunities for meaningful consultation, enabling individuals and agencies to find out what disabled children and their families think about any given issue. They are continually evaluating and renewing ways of engaging with disabled children, young people and their families, actively discovering and creating means of establishing real dialogue - including those who do not use language.

>> Find out more by visiting the ibk initiatives website


Young Advisors
Sheffield Young Advisors

Sheffield Young Advisors are young people aged between 16 and 19 (up to 25yrs for young people with additional needs) who show community leaders and decision makers how to engage young people in community life. They make sure Young People are given the chance to be involved in decision making and influencing change, regeneration and renewal.

>> Find out more by visiting the Young Advisors website or their facebook page


Equal Voices
Equal Voices

Equal Voices is a company of artists and practitioners who deliver high quality inclusive workshops, performances and training. They plan and deliver arts and media projects for a wide range of organisations.

They are passionate about inclusive work, creating a vision of an integrated aesthetic. They create a space where everybody’s voice is heard equally.

>> Find out more by visiting the Equal Voices website


ChilYPEP Children and Young People's Empowerment Project (ChilYPEP)

The Children and Young People's Empowerment Project (ChilYPEP) works alongside children and young people aged 0 to 25 years to find fun and creative ways of involving them in the decisions that affect their lives.

>> Find out more by visiting CHILYPEP website PEP their facebook page


Sheffield Youth Council Sheffield Youth Council

Sheffield Youth Council is made up of young people from across Sheffield. They are all from different areas, groups, backgrounds and abilities and all believe in one thing: that young people should have a say about what happens in their city.

>> Find out more by visiting Sheffield Youth Council facebook page




Inclusive solutions

Inclusive Solutions

Inclusive Solutions provide training, consultancy and advice and carry out inspirational teambuilding.

Inclusive Solutions makes available cutting edge practical strategies and ideas for developing effective inclusion in mainstream classrooms, schools, early years settings and communities. They use ideas that have been developed internationally and adapt them to the UK context.

>> Find out more by visiting the Inclusive Solutions website


Early Years Participation

Early Years Participation Team,
Sheffield City Council

The Early Years Participation Team provides a service of training, advice and support for those working with children aged 0 - 5 years. They are currently developing training for parents on participation and self-help resources on consulting with children aged 0-5 years.

>> Find out more by contacting


SIV Sheffield International Venues (SIV)

SIV is a charity whose primary role is to benefit the health and wellbeing of the people of Sheffield.

>> Find out more by visiting the SIV website: