MCWG was set up to cater for the needs of disadvantaged young people and to help tackle the complicated, personal and social problems our community faced
Our services are now accessed by the wider BME community; This makes the work we do vital for our community as the obstacles and problems they face are not always fully understood by mainstream organisations and local authority bodies. The majority of problems and difficulties faced by our community are no different from the problems faced by other communities in deprived areas; Poverty, lack of adequate educational support and unemployment are all factors affecting the lives of our community members.
In addition, the issues that are specifically affecting our youth and other youth communities in Britain, are alienation and disengagement. This is particularly the case with our younger service users, who are now facing a massive predicament about identity which if not addressed, can lead towards the further isolation and social exclusion of the young people in our community.
Our aim is to encourage young people and families to aspire to achieve their full potential so that They realise that they have a unique contribution to make to the social, cultural and economic future of their community.
We plan to achieve this by doing the following: