The North East’s Case for Culture has, as one of its five aspirations, a commitment to Children & Young People’s access to a rich and varied cultural life.

Read the full C&YP Strategy


Quality: Ensure cultural opportunities for children and young people are always of the highest quality.
Voice: Give the voice of children and young people weight when developing new work.
For All: Focus on engaging disenfranchised children and young people.
Supporting Talent: Be aware of, and seek to support, the development of skills and confidence in the children and young people you are working with.
In Partnership: Work in partnership across, and beyond, the arts, cultural and heritage sectors.

Pledging support

We call upon all arts and heritage organisations that work with children and young people in the North East to sign up to the principles of the Case for Culture for Children and Young People and pledge support by completing the form below.

Upon completion, your name will be added to the list of supporters.

> Download the Children & Young People logo for your website here

> Download the Children & Young People pledge card here

Together, we can ensure that the North East’s arts and heritage sector can harness its collective strength, talent and imagination for the benefit of all our young people.

Pledge here, complete the form

Organisations supporting the Pledge