Youth Charity | Experiences, Activities & Holiday Courses Inspiring Young People


Action4Youth provide positive, often transformational experiences and activities which inspire children and young people.


In the current circumstances most of our services are suspended but we are still here and planning for the coming months. If we can help you, please contact [email protected] for NCS, The Inspiration Programme, mentoring or general enquiries.

For memberships and training please contact [email protected]

For outdoor education or the Duke of Edinburgh Award email [email protected] 

Keep well and keep safe during these extraordinary times

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The Energetic Youth Charity for Children & Young People

We are an established, energetic youth charity who provide positive, often transformational experiences and activities which inspire children and young people. Our aim is to enable young people of all abilities and disabilities to learn to challenge themselves and work with others – learning what they can achieve rather than what they can’t

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Work with Us - the charity for young people

You don’t have to have charity experience to work with Action4Youth, but you do need a desire to take on new challenges that help make a difference to young people’s lives.

As an energetic and growing young people’s charity we are always looking for talented, passionate and motivated people to help us achieve a better life and future for young people in Aylesbury Vale and Milton Keynes.

Current Vacancies

  • Marketing Manager
  • Senior Fundraising Manager
  • Office Volunteer
  • NCS Summer Staff


Wed 15

NCS Summer 2020 Wave Three Programme

June 29 @ 09:00 - July 17 @ 16:00
Wed 15

NCS Summer 2020 Wave Four Programme

July 6 @ 09:00 - July 24 @ 16:00
Wed 15

NCS Summer 2020 Wave Five Programme

July 13 @ 09:00 - July 31 @ 16:00


We are grateful for the support by the following grant funders, businesses and individuals.
The Julia Mary Wood Charitable Trust   |  R Godber   |  The Family Works Ltd   |  The Bartle Family Charitable Trust   |  W H Smith   |   Little Horwood Parish Council   |   Carrington Charitable Trust   |   Alexander & Co   |   APS Financial Ltd   |  K Birkby   |   Rotary Club of High Wycombe   |   The Shanley Foundation   |   De Soutter Medical   |   Gatherwell Valley Lottery   |   Aylesbury Vale Community Trust   |  National Lottery Community Fund   |  The Parks Trust   |   The EM Macandrew Trust   |   Thames Valley Police    |  The Boutell Bequest   |  Bedfordshire & Luton Community Foundation   |  The Boshier-Hinton Foundation   |  Mobbs Memorial Trust Ltd   |  Red Kite Community Housing Ltd   |  Joan Wilkinson Charitable Trust  |  Garfield Weston Foundation   |  Heart of Bucks – Buckingham Community Foundation   |  The John Apthorp Charity   |  Citystore   |   MK Community Foundation
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Young people's charity inspiring young people to become inspiring young people

Everything we do engages the rising generation of our community to work together in helping not only themselves but each other.
It’s about inspiring young people to become Inspiring Young People.

Experiences, Activities & Holiday Courses for young people

As a leading youth charity in the Vale of Aylesbury area Action4Youth has the facilities, programmes and experience to deliver positive outcomes for young people. We operate Caldecotte Experience, an outdoor adventure and learning centre where young people can have fun, meet new friends, challenge themselves and achieve great things. From holiday courses and after school courses we offer an extensive range of actives to help personal development, grow confidence, and to learn new skills.

We operate The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award and a number of other programmes such as, the National Citizen Service for the area and the Inspiration Programme. We also represent a membership of youth clubs and organisations throughout the county, giving guidance and support to help their growth and development.

Action4Youth achieving great outcomes by inspiring young people

The shared experience of the activities contribute to a range of outcomes for those who take part, delivering self confidence, personal development and esteem, teamwork, leadership, community engagement and ultimately work readiness.

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