There are lots of ways to get involved with YSS and to help us make a real difference to people’s lives.
You could choose to volunteer with us in a variety of roles to support our different projects. This includes our mentors, trustees and fund raisers. Most volunteers come from the local community and following an interview are provided with training, on-going support and all necessary expenses. At any one time YSS has around 200 volunteers from a wide range of backgrounds on our books. To learn more, please click here.
Donate or fund raise for us: More and more people choose to fund raise for YSS through an amazing number of different ways to either to support an individual project or to support any part of the organisation. Fund raising can be great fun and can be done as an individual or as part of a group. To learn more, please click here.
We rely on constant feedback to improve our services. You get can get in contact with YSS in so many ways, to find out more, please click here.
In 2012 CLINKS undertook a service user survey, which included YSS, relating to Volunteer Impact Assessment. This looked at the views of service users (offenders) to compare the perspectives of how they rated the different roles of volunteers, YSS key workers, Probation officers and also Police Officers. Read the report : Volunteer Impact Assessment (Ben Jarman CLINKS) 2012