Evaluation of the impact of the Youth Service: NEET programme

Youth Service: Not in Employment, Education or Training (or YS: NEET) is a [New Zealand] government programme designed to encourage and assist disadvantaged 16-17 year olds to stay in education or training and improve their qualification attainment. Community organisations are contracted to undertake needs assessments and provide mentoring and support for these youth. This paper evaluates the impact of the programme on the educational retention, qualification achievement, benefit receipt, inactivity and employment rates of participating youth in the 18-24 months after they enrol in YS: NEET. A ... Show more

Authors: Dixon, Sylvia; Crichton, Sarah

Published: Wellington, New Zealand, New Zealand Treasury, 2016

Resource type: Government report or paper

Physical description: vi, 69 p.

Access item: https://treasury.govt.nz/publications/wp/evaluation-impact-youth-service-neet-programme-html

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