Why you should want to be part of this and invest and partnerwith CHEXS
Government analysis found that a child with no qualifications contributes up to £283,000 (£283,000 for men and £232,000 for women) less to society than one with five good GCSEs. The economic value of key intermediate qualifications, Department of Education, December 2014.
By age 11, only three-quarters of the poorest children reach the Government’s Key Stage 2 levels, compared to 97% of children from the richest families. And, only 21% of children from the poorest background attain five good GCSEs compared with 75% for their rich counterparts. More information about Poverty and Child Health in the UK can be found on the following website: http://adc.bmj.com/content/101/8/759
Providing CHEXS whole-family support costs just £358, improving parenting skills and raising young people’s performance.
CHEXS would value volunteers with a background, skills, knowledge and experience in one or more of the following areas:
Fundraising & sponsorship
Policy & or research
We make the street safer for you, employees their parents and their children.
Improve staff retention through team work
Improve perception within the local area
Overall feel good factor
Great personal & professional development opportunities
Opportunities to make strategic decisions & develop new skills
Opportunities to network with senior professionals
The chance to make a difference to families and the local community to help them reach their own goals
CHEXS is unique in the South East of England. The charity helps to consolidate the work of other organisations into a single vision for how all parts of society can work together to help all families, children, young people and the local community realise their potential. By supporting them and their families we aim for all young people to develop a sense of belonging and the supportive relationships, strong ambitions and good opportunities they need to succeed.
CHEXS approach ensures the charity and partners are part of the fabric of our society.
Please contact Pete Maiden CHEXS CEO to discuss opportunities to work with CHEXS