What We Do
What We Do

At Silver Lined Horizons, youth engagement is at the heart of everything we do. We provide expert consultancy and high-quality training for a wide range of organisations – local authorities, charities, the NHS, adoption and fostering agencies and commercial businesses.

We can support you at any point during your project life cycle.

Do you want your organisation to engage and work with young people in new, innovative ways?

Analyse

Analyse

We will discuss and brainstorm your idea with you and identify the direction we believe your project should take.

Design

Design

We will plan the key features and tasks needed to make your project a success.

Implement

Implement

We will put the plan into action, coordinating and managing the project resources to meet all your requirements.

Operate

Operate

We can extend our services to include the ongoing support and smooth running of your project.

Bring us onboard to involve young people and it will:

  • Bring fresh perspectives and influence change in new and unexpected ways.
  • Make your services more responsive, understanding and considerate of young people’s needs.
  • Improve the development and delivery of effective policies and services through the incorporation of young people’s views.
  • Provide a cost-effective way to implement change within your organisation by becoming more relevant to those accessing the services.
  • Deliver improved outcomes for both young people and your organisation.

Consultancy

We offer expert, bespoke consultancy to support organisations to think, learn, design, create and engage with young people in new innovative ways. Whether it’s a short- or long-term project, a single event or a whole-system review, we help you meaningfully engage young people that improves your practice, authenticity and results.

Training

We offer a range of training for young people and the professionals that support them. What makes our training special is that they are ALL delivered by an experienced subject specialist in partnership with a young person who has graduated from our Silver Lines programme.

Whoever the audience, our training approach if highly participatory and interactive. We understand group dynamics and our energetic and vibrant facilitators keep the sessions fun, whilst making sure they achieve their goal. The result? More impact and optimum participant engagement.

We have existing training packages that we can adapt to suit your needs. For a full list of all our training for adults and young people, or to discuss something more bespoke, please get in touch.