In our fast-paced, technology-driven world, it’s crucial to recognise the importance of outdoor play for children’s development. The Caldecotte Xperience champions the benefits of outdoor play and adventure. In this blog, we’ll explore not only the incredible offerings of The Caldecotte Xperience but also the myriad of benefits that outdoor play brings to children and […]
The importance of mental health is increasingly recognised as paramount for people of all ages. However, even though this is the case, mental wellbeing of younger children can often get overlooked or underestimated. The formative years of childhood play a crucial role in shaping mental health for life, so it is key to recognise the importance of mental wellbeing from a young age.
Kicking Off 2024 with a bang (well, more like a klaxon!) We’ve started the year on a high note with fantastic energy and enthusiasm at our Big Challenge Lunch. We hosted four Buckinghamshire schools and four Milton Keynes schools who battled against each other to complete a series of challenges, at The Ridgeway Centre in
At the end of last year we took a moment to reflect and look ahead to 2024 with a fresh pair of eyes and excitement. Over 2023 we have seen a huge amount of wonderful activity, support and impact from our programmes, outdoor centre and youth centre.
This week well-known actor, Idris Elba called for an immediate ban on machetes and ‘zombie’ knives plus more funding for youth services as part of a campaign to tackle youth knife violence. Knife crime is a growing issue for young people and communities with Milton Keynes Police launching its ‘Month of Action Against Violence’
At Action4Youth we work with thousands of young people every year. In 2023 we worked with over 25,000 young people. From all our sessions and group work young people have been telling us about their concerns for 2024.
Action4Youth is here for all young people, making a real difference to their futures. With a variety of programmes, we’re here as a vital safety net, a springboard toward realising dreams as well as a voice from and for the young. As we head speedily towards the end of 2023, we celebrate another month of jam-packed activity and the strides
As Black Friday and Cyber Monday whirl by, we move away from consumerism and into compassion. Giving Tuesday is a global day of giving and encourages individuals and organisations to come together to make a positive impact on their communities and beyond.
Anti-Bullying Week serves to provide information and advice against the pervasive issue of bullying. As a children’s charity, we recognize the profound impact this week can have on the lives of young individuals and the communities they belong to and the importance of encouraging a culture of kindness, empathy, and understanding within schools and in all young people’s social interactions.
Trustees play a crucial role in guiding and overseeing charities. We are very lucky to have a wonderful board of trustees that support our cause in improving the youth agenda for young people.