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Become a member

Oxfordshire Youth membership applies to youth organisations or organisations working with children and young people aged 8-25 in Oxfordshire. Oxfordshire Youth offers a massive range of support around organisational development, training and events and youth activities and opportunities. For a full list of member benefits please see below:

Become a Trainer

Oxfordshire Youth works with a pool of talented trainers to deliver high-class training in:

‘An Introduction to Children and Young People’s Mental Health’ & ILM accredited Young Leaders Programme.

We’re always on the look out for experienced trainers who have a track record of working with young people. If that’s you and you would like to find out more about working with Oxfordshire Youth please read on.

Find out more about becoming a trainer:

Fundraise with us

By supporting the work of Oxfordshire Youth will be helping us in our mission for all young people in Oxfordshire to be empowered, feel respected and know that they are valued. We provide high-quality services for young people from all walks equipping them with the skills and resources to positively impact their lives in the future, and to find their place in their communities and improve their life opportunities.

However you choose to support, we’ll be on hand to offer advice and guidance throughout, and ensure that your efforts will make a real, and positive, difference to the lives of over 6000 young people throughout Oxfordshire.

Volunteer with us

We fully appreciate the value of volunteers and see what a difference they can make to our work and the young people we reach. Oxfordshire Youth are currently in search of motivated people who would like to make a difference to young people in Oxfordshire. Through joining our events committee and supporting the coordination of our annual show stopper at Blenheim Palace, you will be helping us to continue to support over 6000 young people a year.

  • For more information please contact Kevin Game.
  • For any questions about volunteering at events please contact Kevin Game.
  • For any questions about office-based volunteering please contact Lorna O’Connor.
  • For any questions about volunteering with young people in a youth club or one to one environment please contact Kate Armitage.
  • For any questions about volunteering on Young Leaders programmes please contact Hayley Reynolds.

Partner with us

Oxfordshire Youth has strong relationships with a wide network of local partners, including our members, supporters, public and voluntary youth sectors in Oxfordshire. Click here for a full list of our partners.

We believe in true partnership and aim to work collaboratively across all of what we do.

Our members are made up of youth organisations and organisations working with children and young people aged 8 – 21. All of our networking events are run in partnership with our members, if you are interested in hosting, co-producing or being involved in our networking events, we would love to hear from you.

‘Partnership and Communities’ was run in in partnership with SOFEA Voice Young Leaders Conference is being co-produced with Donnington Door Step Our Future in Mind for CYP conference is being coproduced with Oxfordshire Mind.

Our consortiums enable us to work in partnership with other organisations to deliver local contracts and we feel that this way of working creates a more holistic approach to meeting the needs of young people, plus it aids the pooling of resources and expertise. If you would like to collaborate with us in a funding bid or in developing a piece of work, please get in touch.

Become a friend
of Oxfordshire Youth

Your help will:

  • Support our members to provide a range of vital support services for young people
  • Ensure that young people have a say about the services available to them
  • Provide inspiring leadership opportunities for young people
  • Provide vital training to ensure that practitioners are mental health aware

Become a Corporate Partner

We are privileged to have partnered with some fantastic companies, organisations and bodies. We feel that partnering with the corporate world drives our ability to offer opportunity and helps develop the leaders of tomorrow. There are several ways companies can support Oxfordshire Youth:

  1. By fundraising on behalf of Oxfordshire Youth
  2. By donating time to mentoring
  3. By sponsoring specific projects and initiatives, such as our Young Leaders

For more information please contact us here!