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My Best Life

Seeking digital solutions to challenges young people face

Young people, particularly young people living in poverty, face multiple complex challenges in their lives.

But our research has shown that it’s hard for young people to find help. And when they do, they often don’t feel that it’s ‘for them’.

My Best Life was an NPC project that sought to address this. We worked in collaboration with councils, charities, and young people to explore what services were on offer and develop digital solutions to help young people find them.

Read our 2018 report on our work with young people experiencing multiple disadvantages in Camden.

This project is now completed. We continued similar work this area through our Signpost+ project.


What have we learned about developing digital products for young people that might help other charities?

We collected our learnings into this four-part insights guide:

You can also watch this event video discussing how to meaningfully co-design with young people:


Read blogs from the My Best Life team from throughout the programme: