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West Midlands

Experience the West Midlands

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Hello, Birmingham!

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Your City Year West Midlands resources

Go into your City Year with resources and information from classroom environments to housing, and some local gems to help you feel like a part of the community during your City Year Seattle experience.

Why West Midlands?

West Midlands info here

How pupils learn
Explore the city

We’ll walk you through how to use the transit bus and light rail to get across the city, how and where to find roommates and housing, and some local tips to make you feel right at home during your City Year Seattle experience.

CYFC: One Year On

Learn more about City Year West Midlands

My City Year UK experience is one I’ll never forget and is one that I would probably do all over...

Read more about “Determination and Dedication”

By taking advantage of numerous opportunities available at CYUK for free, including working with a corporate mentor and completing level...

Read more about “I am capable of so much more than I thought”

A volunteer mentor discusses how City Year has improved her leadership and communication skills.

Read more about “My pupils are reaching up to their potential”

Not only did I change the lives of students during this academic year, but the children unknowingly have changed mine.

Read more about “One of the hardest but best things I’ve done in my life”
National Strategic Partners
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