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Our community of writers, designers, performers, academics and activists are working together towards a more just future. Join us to support a new generation of young people and create a culture that represents us all.

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Young creatives need you

Joining our support network is an easy way for you to help aspiring artists and thinkers.

Young creatives need you


‘My highlight of the year was being told by the team at advertising agency BJL that Max was one of the best students they’d ever had.’
Kevin, 2019 Mentor

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of Young Talent feel more informed about their creative and cultural career choices since joining Arts Emergency


Arts Emergency partners with schools and colleges in London, Manchester and Merseyside to support mentoring opportunities for students aged 16-18.

Jobs and internships

Paid opportunities are so important for young people to build knowledge of the industries they love. Advertise your role to our Young Community or create a bespoke opportunity!

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Share your skills

The tools you need to be a mentor, host a work experience placement or provide an opportunity.

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We take great care to ensure an enjoyable and safe environment so that every young person can thrive.