1. That the commissioning plan for the new ‘Positive Future for Young People Fund’ grants programme for the period 1 April 2022 – 31 March 2024 for the total value of £1,145,994, be approved.
2. That it be approved that the grant funding be split as follows:
· £1,085,994 to commission activities for young people for the period 2022/23 and 2023/24 with 10% of this fund being directly overseen by young people, i.e. young people will be directly involved in deciding which providers to allocate 10% of this funding to.
· £60,000 over the two year period for young people to apply to directly, this is to enable them to access certain activities, where barriers such as affordability and accessibility might be an issue.