BBS National Young Leader Camp (Residential)

Update

In line with current advice from the World Health Organisation, Public Health England and the UK government, this event has now been postponed.

We would like to reassure Young Leaders that we will be rescheduling the National Young Leader Camp for a time later on this year and all participants who were in line to attend the residential camp during the Easter holidays will automatically be eligible to attend the rearranged camp.

If you have any queries regarding the postponement of the National Young Leader Camp, please contact the BBS office on 01926 424247 or email our Young Leader Officer at Lijana@britishblindsport.org.uk

British Blind Sport's National Young Leader Camp

National Young Leader Camp 2020

Going out with a BANG!

Our last scheduled residential camp takes place between Monday, 6th April - Thursday, 9th April 2020 at the Royal National College for the Blind, Hereford.

The National Young Leader Camp will be bigger and better than ever, built on feedback from Young Leaders.

This camp is specifically designed to give young people with a visual impairment the opportunity to:

  • Have fun
  • Make new friends
  • Volunteer and take the lead
  • Develop key leadership behaviours
  • Improve employability skills

Some will even be involved in delivering a twist on our Try VI Sports Day with our See My Voice Symposium!

The residential camp is suitable for to 10 to 20 year olds with a visual impairment in England that are able to be independent for the duration of the residential camp.

All young leaders will be supervised by qualified and DBS certified personnel to ensure everybody’s safety and welfare throughout the camp.

What is included?

  • Activities
  • Qualifications and courses
  • Three nights’ accommodation
  • Meals for the duration of the camp (excluding lunch on departures day)
  • Kit

Week Timetable (DRAFT)

What is the cost?

Newbies - £20

Returners - £40

Photo of Young Leaders from the last camp

Sorry...

We are all full up at the inn:

If you would like more information about the camp, or help completing the online registration form please contact Lijana Kaziow, Young Leaders Officer.

Email: Lijana@britishblindsport.org.uk

Telephone: 01926 424 247