Burton upon Trent District Scout Council
What this organisation does
We are the local arm of UK's biggest mixed youth organisation. We change lives by offering 6 to 25 year olds fun and challenging activities, unique experiences, everyday adventure and the chance to help others so that we make a positive impact in communities. Scouts helps children and young adults reach their full potential. Scouts develop skills including teamwork, time management, leadership, initiative, planning, communication, self motivation, cultural awareness and commitment. We help young people to get jobs, save lives and even change the world. What do Scouts do? Scouts take part in activities as diverse as kayaking, abseiling, expeditions, overseas, photography, climbing and zorbing. As a Scout yo can learn survival skills, first aid, computer programming, or even how to fly a plane. There's something for every young person. It';s a great way to have fun, make, get outdoors, express your creativity and experience the wider world.
Geographical areas covered
Mentoring, Sport / Leisure / Healthy Living, Youth Activities
Children 5 - 12, Young People 13 - 19, Young People 20 - 25, Other