Children and young people

Taunton Deane Borough Council Community Development Team, and other departments, help coordinate several youth projects and activities in the area throughout the year.

Two of the key projects are that supported are Pride In Priorswood (PiP) and Halcon Activity Days. The Community Development Team work closely with Priorswood Community Centre and the Link Centre and other partners to provide activities for young people and their families in every school holiday period.

Youth initiative fund

The Youth Initiative Fund is available for community groups and charities who provide activities for young people. The fund is open to applications once a year. This will be advertised and the application form and guidance notes will be available on this page.

There are other voluntary and community sector funds available. For more information please see ourĀ Voluntary and Community Organisations Grants web page.

Children's centres

We have close links with all the Children's Centres in Taunton Deane. For more information about what is happening at these centres, please use the contact details: