Momentum membership is open to any group or organisation that works with children and young people.
Norfolk’s youth work is delivered through the voluntary, community and social enterprise sector – Momentum plays a key role in the professional development of youth workers and acts as central point for those providing youth work. By becoming a member of Momentum you are joining a network of over 200 groups and organisations providing youth work and other services to young people in Norfolk – our members support at least 92,000 young people aged over 11 years in Norfolk.
Following Momentum's merger in 2018 with Voluntary Norfolk, we now have a combined membership offer, with benefits including:
- Support and advice from our experienced and knowledgeable team
- Resources to support you in your work
- Discounts on training
- Discounts on CBR Business Solutions’ DBS services
- Discounts on advertising on the CBR Business Solutions Jobs Board
- Discounted tickets for our annual VCSE Conference in the autumn
- Locality based ‘good practice’ meetings
- Advertising for your jobs, volunteering opportunities and events through our e-newsletters and social media channels
- Offers and discounts from partner organisations
- Associated membership of NCVO (The National Council of Voluntary Organisations) with benefits regarding training and resources
- Discounts on Momentum paper based DBS checks
- Support and guidance to achieve “Ambition Quality” (a nationally recognised quality mark)
- Free or reduced membership of Safer (for groups with an income under £100k)
In addition, groups focusing on the 11-25 age group have these benefits:
- Access to our Small Grants programme, offering grants of up to £500 to support your group (for groups with an income under £250k only)
- The Momentum Norfolk Youth Award for Volunteering (a programme to celebrate young people’s activities and achievements)
- Access to the Youth Work Network and other development opportunities
We have a sliding scale of membership rates based on the annual income of your organisation with FREE membership for the smallest organisations. For an application form and further details about membership rates, eligibility and associated membership download the Voluntary Norfolk/Momentum Membership Application Form 2019-20.