Understanding the Impact of Connexions on Young People at Risk

Discussion paper

Hoggarth, L. and Smith, D. 2004. Understanding the Impact of Connexions on Young People at Risk. De Montfort Expertise Ltd .
AuthorsHoggarth, L. and Smith, D.
TypeDiscussion paper

This study aimed to enhance the understanding of the impact of the Connexions Service on young people, particularly those at risk of underachievement and disaffection. It examined what brought about impact in what circumstances and how those changes occurred. The starting point was the work carried out by PAs with and for young people and, in particular, how
the young people view that work. Both the direct work with young people and the wider work of PAs, as seen in brokerage or advocacy, were considered.
The explanations sought covered a broader canvass than the PA role alone and included the relationships to other policies and to contextual factors, such as labour market conditions, which influence the life-chances of young

KeywordsConnexions careers
PublisherDe Montfort Expertise Ltd
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Deposited18 Aug 2022
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