At more than 18 per cent, youth unemployment in the region is two-and-a-half times the national average of around 7 per cent.
Now a group of youngsters from Norfolk are tackling what they see as a Catch 22 for young people - prospective employers want candidates with experience, but young people can't get experience without a job.
With the help of Fixers - the campaign that gives young people a voice - they created their own job opportunities by starting a theatre company.
A young woman from Norfolk is calling for coordinated treatment of an eating disorder which she has struggled with for years
In the first of our new ITV Fixers series we meet a hoodie-wearing group from Harwich who want people to look beyond the stereotype.
ITV Anglia is screening a series of films about young people coming up with projects that help in their community. They're called Fixers.