Charity information


YSS is often described as being 'the glue' between people at risk of being socially isolated and wider mainstream society by delivering support services that are focused on achieving positive life outcomes.

We aim to work alongside children, young people, adults, and families to ensure they can develop and their potential. We do this by providing mentoring services, advocacy, self-esteem building, personal development programmes, skills and knowledge development to help people navigate their

Founded 1986

  • Mission statement

    Enabling children, young people, adults and families who are vulnerable, have complex needs and who face difficult life challenges to lead positive and constructive lives in society and to achieve their potential. We do this by designing and delivering innovative support services and by influencing changes to social policy and practice.

  • Aims

    YSS Ltd aims to:

    • YSS seeks a society where all people feel safe, have the opportunity to lead positive and constructive lives and to achieve their potential.
  • Overview

    Established: January 1986

    Registered Charity Number: 1081992

    Board members: 8

    Full time staff: 27

    Part time staff: 26

    Volunteers: 100

    Phone number: 01905 730780

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