Is a 3 year partnership sponsored by   


Its aim is to encourage young people to think ambitiously about their future here in Carlisle. We work with local businesses that are wiling to provide a varied range of opportunities and then match them to young people interested in a career in that field.

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“ The programme gives young people the opportunity to gain valuable work and life experience that would not necessarily be available mainstream”.  It also Gives young people a spark and the initiative to think about their future and helps them to identify strengths and abilities that they did  not know that had.

Martha Winn, Baines Wilson

“The get a future programme helped me to try different career choices and without it I may have still been clueless as to what career I would like to do”

Sam Bentley, Senior Member

Our Young people engaging in the work and training opportunities across the city.

Carlisle Youth Zone CYZ is registered with the Fundraising Regulator

About Carlisle Youth zone

Carlisle Youth Zone is a safe and fun environment where the potential of young people is developed and fulfilled. We are open 6 night a week and during school holidays we run our successful Holiday Club.