Young People Guernsey (YPG) is a Guernsey charity (formed in 2010), which identifies and responds to the needs of young people in the Bailiwick, particularly those in need, and ultimately those at risk.
Our first project is a partnership with Barnardo´s –
The development of our Centre arose as there was a need for a neutral, independent, professional advice centre within Guernsey for young people aged 11-
Our Centre is neutral and informal, but not purposeless. It is not a youth club –
Our Centre provides a professional, sustainable resource that adheres to the highest standards. Barnardo´s recruit, train and manage local professionals, allowing Guernsey young people access to Barnardo´s vast resource of experience and expertise, delivered through a local charity;
Young people are able to find support and advice at the centre for every kind of issue: from the difficult issues of bullying, relationship and family problems, education, substance abuse, sexuality and sexual health issues, emotional health, self-
Our Centre is manned full-
By targeting our facility at young people aged 11-
All funds raised on the island will be used on the island.
To make this happen we need your help.
The annual cost of running the centre are £150,000 so this is a huge challenge. But what a worthwhile cause –
You can support YPG by becoming a Friend of YPG (and making a regular monthly or annual donation) or through a one-
With your support out plan will become a reality and you will be helping to provide a healthier, happier and positive future for all of the young people in Guernsey.
To become a Friend or make a one off donation please click on the `Donate´ tab on the top of the page and you will be taken to a secure online payment facility.