The organization is charitable by nature, and in all its programmes, SYIA:
(1) Acts as a resource for young people up to the age of 25 living in Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council by providing advice and assistance and organising programmes of physical, educational and other activities as a means of:
(2) Does the above in accordance with Comunity principles and practices and in such a way that demonstrates community cohesion, care and concern, particularly for the needy and vulnerable, and upholds the values of equality, justice and the self-worth of the individual.
(3) Fulfils such other purposes which are exclusively charitable according to the law of England and Wales and are connected with the charitable work of the charity.
Main programmes of the organisations
This programme delivers a number of community support activities/project which includes:
This programme offers a number of community support services which include:
Support for Refugees & Asylum Seekers
Increasing Awareness for the Wider Community
This is the programme where SYIA engages with a wide range of BME communities in Sandwell to increase their participation in sport. A community development programme using sport to engage and empower young people to play a greater part in their community. A locally-focused community project working in Smethwick. Activities delivered under this programme include:
Campus Children's Holiday
3. Homework Support Programme
This programme is a multi-purpose educational programme which offers a number of educational support services to children and young people. We provide free one to one tuition for young people aged 5-25 for two hours a week in the core subjects of Maths, English and Science. This is provided by volunteers who we are continuously recruiting.
The support package includes: