Bishops Stortford Youth Project Limited

Bishops Stortford Youth Project Limited

Charity information

Bishops Stortford Youth Project Limited

Bishop’s Stortford Youth project is an independent charity established for the young people of Bishop’s Stortford and the surrounding areas. The charity operates its main outreach through ‘Thirst Youth Café, situated in a prime location on the high street.

The cafe acts as a safe place and first point of contact for young people, connecting them to positive adult role models in the community. We offer mentoring, volunteering opportunities and in house training.

Founded 2013

  • Mission statement

    Our mission is to create safe places for young people - to empower them to develop their potential and to give them a voice to be heard.

  • Aims

    Bishops Stortford Youth Project Limited aims to:

    • Provide a safe space for young people to meet and make connections - where young people can be physically safe and feel safe to be themselves
    • Enable young people to reach their potential - through positive relationships, mentoring and training, (Particular focus on those on the margins and with limited support or facing challenging issues.)
  • Overview

    Established: November 2013

    Registered Charity Number: 1154678

    Board members: 6

    Full time staff: 1

    Part time staff: 2

    Volunteers: 22

    Phone number: 01279 461 231

    Address: The Charis Centre, Water Lane, Bishop's Stortford CM23 2JZ

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