Leaders Unlocked enables young people to have a stronger voice and influence over the issues that affect their lives. In education, policing, health, justice, we help organisations to involve the people who matter and shape decision-making for the better.


Health & Wellbeing


Criminal Justice

"Opportunities such as this are almost one in a million.”

Mental health conditions
affect about 1 in 5 young people

By harnessing young people’s
experiences and views, decision-makers
can gain deeper understanding
of mental health issues in their area


LU Strategy Internships

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Student Commission on Sexual Violence

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The Young Advocates for Youth Justice  

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Mental Health Foundation Young Leaders

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Student Commission on Racial Justice

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IOPC Youth Panel

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Young Justice Advisors

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The Young People’s Future Health Inquiry

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North Ayrshire Mental Health Commission

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Get involved

If you’re interested in getting involved with the work we do at Leaders Unlocked, please do send us a message via our contact us page. We are always keen to hear from young people who may want to take part in our projects, as well as professionals who may want to collaborate.

More than 65% of our
staff came from Leaders Unlocked projects

"Leaders Unlocked always makes you feel like the best version of yourself. The clue's in the name - it helps you unlock the best version of yourself. Everyone’s got the same goal and it’s to help each other and to make a change."