Impact Report sources and references

References in the 2016/17 YHA Impact Report are referenced by page and listed under thematic headings.

Page 5 – Poverty

Department for Work and Pensions, Households Below Average Income, An analysis of the income distribution 1994/95 – 2015/16. 2016

Source – accessed 21 June 2017

Children in Care

Zayed, Y and Harker, R, Children in Care, House of Commons Library, Briefing Paper Number 04470, 5 October 2015.

Disability – including mental health

The Children’s Society (2011) Disabled children living in poverty, (online), available at Children's Society.

Source – accessed 18 January 2017

Horsley, S. (2014) Children and Young People’s Emotional Wellbeing and Mental Health: Health Needs Assessment . Public Health Team, Sheffield City Council.

Available online at Sheffield City Council.

McAuley, C. 2008. Emotional well-being and mental health of looked after children in the UK, Outcome and Evaluation Research Journal, issue 1.


Royal Society For Public Health (2015) Tackling The UK’s Childhood Obesity Epidemic.

Source – accessed 23 June 2017

Education and unemployment

Office of National Statistics (ONS), 2017 – Statistical Bulletin, Young People Not in Education, Employment or Training (NEET): UK, 2017.

Source – accessed 19 January 2017

Office of National Statistics (2011a) Population estimates for UK, England and Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland.


Page 10


Edwards, G., Grubb, B., Power, A. and Serle, N (2016) Moving the goalposts. Poverty and access to young people. London School of Economics.


Pages 12 and 14

YHA Summer Camps

YHA (2016) Summer Camps Evaluation Report

Page 18


Department For Education (2015) 2010 - 2015 Government Policy: Education of Disadvantaged Children, Policy Paper.