Vale of Aylesbury Housing Trust Employee Charity of the Year

2020-04-02T15:31:06+01:00March 31st, 2020|Categories: Fundraising, News|

We are delighted to have received the good news that employees of  the Vale of Aylesbury Housing Trust have chosen Youth Concern as their Employee Charity of the Year. We were selected from nine charities via a vote. Employees at the Trust will organise a range of events to raise vital funds to support our work

Farewell Fran, welcome Hannah

2020-03-27T13:18:09+00:00February 17th, 2020|Categories: News|

We are delighted to announce that Hannah Asquith has been appointed as our new Chief Executive. Hannah will join on 2nd March, replacing Fran Borg-Wheeler who has led the charity so ably for the last 13 years. Hannah, who most recently set up the Grass Roots Foundation to support the provision of a well-rounded education

Could you occasionally host a young person?

2019-11-26T09:39:06+00:00December 1st, 2019|Categories: News|

Aylesbury Nightstop scheme provides emergency host accommodation for young people aged 16-25 who are experiencing a homelessness crisis. Could you play a crucial role in young people's lives by becoming a volunteer Nightstop host? All you need is an occasional spare room. Full training, support and expenses are provided. Please get in touch to find

The Launch of ‘The Next Step’ Project An Update

2019-11-26T09:33:19+00:00October 26th, 2019|Categories: News|

Great news about the funding of our ambitious youth homeless supported accommodation project - we have raised the £150k capital, incl. £70k from AVDC. In terms of running costs, we have £180k raised for year 1, with £30k outstanding. 50% of year 2 running costs are also secured. We are waiting on the outcome of our

Top 7 exam day tips

2019-11-14T17:29:51+00:00May 16th, 2018|Categories: News|

To all of you taking exams this week, good luck from everyone at Youth Concern and remember you can only do your best and your best is always good enough. Here are some top tips from exam survivors! #mhaw18