The Difference We Make
Local Youth Clubs
We support a network of 25 youth clubs offering young people a safe place to go, positive sports, arts and personal development activities and a nurturing environment to explore issues they may be facing.
In 2009 the network of youth clubs supported 3098 young people.
Our network serves local areas across the city including 14 areas in the 10% most deprived nationally and 23 areas out of the 50 most deprived in Bristol.
Read more about Letitia’s story by downloading her case study HERE
Our outdoor activities team deliver an adventure-based programme designed to challenge and motivate young people – developing leadership and personal effectiveness. This team particularly focuses on supporting young people who have struggled in the formal education system and also young people who are asylum seekers and refugees.
In 2009 our outdoor activities team supports 5028 young people.
Read more about Reza’s story by downloading his case study HERE
Volunteering and Recognition
Our volunteering team work with young people aged 16-25 years helping them to find volunteering opportunities in charities around Bristol. By volunteering the young people are developing their work skills, becoming “active citizens” and making a substantial contribution to their communities. The team also celebrate the work done by young people using a range of national awards – publicly recognising the achievements they have made.
In 2009 our Volunteering team support 1079 young people to make a difference.
Read more about Tovia’s story by downloading her case study HERE
Registered Charity No 301681. Company limited by Guarantee No 363502 (England and Wales).