As Scouts head off to the World Scout Jamboree, we look at the journey Unit 42 from Northumberland has been up to. Thousands of young people from all over the UK have set off on Read more…
Preparing young people with skills for life
We’re Scouts and everyone is welcome here. Every week, we help almost half a million people aged 4-25 develop skills for life. Are you ready to join the adventure?
Northumberland Scouts consists of 8,956 young people between the ages of 4-25, assisted by 4,813 adult volunteers across 10 Scout District! With over 200 activities and 19 visits abroad this year, it’s fair to say we experience adventure every day!
Volunteering in Scouting is easy and flexible – how much time you give is completely up to you.
Our activity finder is bursting with programme ideas, and can be searched by section, time, cost, setting, type or learning outcomes.
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Scouts’ Policy Organisation and Rules (POR) provides support and guidance to help us all run Scouts.
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Whether camping, hostelling, or sleepovers, nights away form an integral part of Scouts, which every young person should have an opportunity to take part in.
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Learn more about the training for your role or how you can help others through their training programme.
Giving back will improve your wellbeing, equip you with skills for the future, and help you to make new friends – and memories.
Try new things. Make new friends. Joining is just the beginning of your big adventure.