Voluntary Work: Young People

Department for Culture, Media and Sport written question – answered on 14th March 2017.

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Photo of Chi Onwurah Chi Onwurah Shadow Minister (Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy) (Industrial Strategy)

To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, what longitudinal assessment she has made of the effect of participating in the National Citizen Service on the future outcomes of participants.

Photo of Rob Wilson Rob Wilson The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport

In March 2017 we published an independent evaluation demonstrating that multiple positive impacts from National Citizen Service (NCS) were sustained two years after participation. Now that participants from previous NCS programmes are reaching adulthood we are exploring how to measure NCS’ impact on longer term outcomes, such as employment and health.

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