Young people are hitting crisis point – it’s time to listen and act

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We help young people in our local services, and together we change laws affecting them.

Discover problems affecting young people

One million teenagers are dealing with seven or more serious problems making them unhappy - from local crime to money troubles at home.

See if you can find some of the problems affecting young people in the UK today in our crossword below. 

Crossword

ACROSS

2 Without a permanent place to live (8)
4 A period of sickness (7)
5 An illegal act (5)
7 Not having enough money to cover the basics (7)
9 Not having a job (10)


DOWN

1 Reaction to a family member passing away (5)
3 Too many people living in too small a space (12)
6 Dangerous (6)
8 Statements of money owed for goods or services (5)
10 Change where you live (4)
11 Money that is owed (4)


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ACROSS

2 Homeless
4 Illness
5 Crime
7 Poverty
9 Unemployed

DOWN

1 Grief
3 Overcrowding
6 Unsafe
8 Bills
10 Move
11 Debt