Transform a young person’s life today

We aim to remove the obstacles to young refugees and asylum-seekers’ education and well-being through mentoring, advocacy, and financial support.

Our Vision

We believe in a world in which every young person seeking safety in UK has the opportunity to access education and receive the holistic support they need to achieve their full potential.

Mentoring Support

We support young people to settle into the UK through tailored one-to-one support and advice.

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Grants and Advocacy

We provide financial support and advocacy to those who cannot access education due to financial hardship

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Join our team of mentors!

Any UK resident over 18 can apply to become a mentor. We aim to establish a pool of volunteers of different ages, cultural backgrounds & skills. We will provide you with an induction and all the necessary training required.

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Our Impact

In 2020, we worked with 271 young people through mentoring, advocacy, and financial support.


young people were able to access education after receiving a grant from us

0 %

of young people reported an increase in confidence as a result of mentoring


young people received emergency supplies from us throughout Covid-19

0 %

of young people said that mentoring had shown them new opportunities and services

Latest News

Check out Hope for the Young’s latest news, events, and updates!

Climb for refugees fundraiser!

Hope for the Young and The Castle Climbing Centre have teamed up to raise awareness and funds for young asylum seekers and refu...

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We are looking for Volunteer Mentors!

Hope for the Young’s Mentors help young people overcome the challenges facing them upon arriving in the UK, including difficult...

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Hope for the Young’s Team Challenge Event 2020

A huge congratulations to everyone who took part in Hope for the Young’s Team Challenge Event 2020, by raising money, donating,...

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Our Supporters

We want to thank all the individuals, trusts, foundations and companies who have supported our work.