C/9/1 – The Deli YT

REFERENCE CODE: C/9/1

TITLE: The Deli YT

NAME OF CREATOR: The Ravenswood Foundation

DATE: 1987-2001

DESCRIPTION LEVEL: Sub-Series

EXTENT/MEDIUM: 1 box

SCOPE & CONTENT:

  • Administrative papers including repots, project proposals, reviews and training programmes.
  • General information leaflets and printed ephemera.
  • Newsletters
  • Cross stitch of The Deli YT logo.
  • Correspondence.

BIOGRAPHICAL HISTORY: The deli project was a Youth Training Scheme, founded in 1980. It trained 16-21 year old young people with learning disabilities in catering and allied trades as well as social and communication skills. It was a department of the Ravenswood Foundation. It had a government-approved status which was awarded in 1988. It was based at three centres: Finchley – Hendon – Central London.