The North Yorkshire Cultural Education Partnership (NYCEP) is a group comprised of a variety of cross-sector partners from across the county, including Rural Arts, Flash Company Arts, Harrogate Theatre, North Yorkshire County Council, North Yorkshire Youth, ARCADE, Craven District Council, Ryedale District Council, NYMAZ, NYBEP, Ripon Museums Trust, IVE, Forestry England, North Yorkshire Sport, York and North Yorkshire Dance.
The partnership is committed to realising the potential of, and supporting the mental health and well-being of, all North Yorkshire’s children and young people through arts, culture and creativity. We’re also passionate about community engagement, equality, diversity and inclusion and youth voice.
NYCEP’s strategic objectives are:
Realising the potential of all North Yorkshire’s children and young people through arts, culture and creativity
- Skills Development and Creative Careers
- Connecting children and young people to their wider, non-school community
Supporting the mental health and well-being of all North Yorkshire’s children
and young people through arts, culture and creativity
- Working to address inequalities across the region in terms of provision and access, and understanding the experiences of CYP in North Yorkshire
- Exploring strategies to improve mental health and boost well-being that can be cascaded across children and young people more widel
Our work will also be informed by – and contribute to – Arts Council England’s 7 Quality Principles for working with children and young people.