Do you work with a young person who could benefit from The DofE Award? And who would jump at the opportunity to start?
We are offering 28 funded spaces on our 2020 DofE Award Summer Programme – open to disadvantaged young people in Essex. Young people must be aged between 13*-24 years old. *13 year olds in current year 9
The programme is open to the most disadvantaged young people in Essex who are living on the margins of society. This includes young people in foster care, leaving care, not in education or employment and young people with disabilities.
Successful applicants will work towards achieving the expedition section of their bronze award during July and August 2020. It will involve training for, and completing a challenging walking expedition that will provide each young person with an amazing opportunity for learning and personal development.
For further information and to refer a young person. Deadline 5th June 2020: https://youth.essex.gov.uk/young-people/the-duke-of-edinburghs-award/funded-dofe-summer-programme/