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Youth Contract: 16- and 17-year-olds

Information about Youth Contract provision for 16- and 17-year-olds not in education, employment or training.

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The Youth Contract programme for 16 and 17 year olds, managed through the Education Funding Agency, ended as planned on 31 March 2016.

The purpose of the programme was to engage young people who are hardest to reach and support them into education, training or a job with training. Delivery of the programme across England began in September 2012.

Published 18 March 2014
Last updated 15 December 2016 + show all updates
  1. Delivery data for the Youth Contract section has been updated.
  2. Updated to reflect the Youth Contract programme for 16 and 17 year olds, managed through the Education Funding Agency, ending as planned on 31 March 2016.
  3. Updated data added for the delivery of the Youth Contract programme for 16- and 17-year-olds to the end of September 2015.
  4. European Social Fund (ESF) provision for young people aged 14-19 section added to document
  5. First published.