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.

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.