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Penistone IKIC (I Know I Can ) Young peoples centre

Barnsley Targeted Youth Support Service provides effective support to young people at any point during their life

 Getting to know young people is our business, we listen, we act and we support them to be successful now and in the future "We know they can"

 We want all young people to fulfil their potential and more importantly, to be safe and resilient as they move into adulthood

 We can support young people around the following issues:

  • Health & Emotional support ( confidence building, self-esteem, managing emotions)
  • Risk taking behaviour inc Sex, Drugs & Alcohol (age appropriate)
  • Sexual health advice, contraception & STI screening (age appropriate)
  • Promoting positive relationships
  • Diversion from crime and anti social behaviour
  • Staying safe inc Internet & social media safety
  • Support to encourage active citizenship & volunteering
  • Support to find work, education & training opportunities

Who to contact

Contact Name
Michael O Roarke
Contact Position
Early Intervention & Prevention Worker


Targeted junior evening provision Tues 6.30 - 8.30pm

Targeted senior provision Thurs 7.00 - 9.00 pm


Activities would include:

  • Issue based programmes
  • Cooking
  • Pool
  • Tennis
  • ICT Facilities including free Internet access (Sorry - no access to social networking allowed)
  • Free View TV & DVD
  • Arts & Crafts
  • Sports (Football, etc)
  • Music Events DJ'ing etc
  • Trips & Visits
  • Games console

Where to go

Penstone IKIC Centre
High Street
S36 6BS

Other Details


Referral required
Referral Details

Children under the age of 13 will need signed consent to attend - this is contained within the self -referral form which will need completing on first attendance


Children over the age of 13 can self- refer and self- consent

Last updated on 28/05/2019
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