Category: News

Tom’s Epic Bike Ride!

On Tuesday 13th August, our good friend and incredible supporter Tom Knight-Gaynor, will be setting off on a bike ride of epic proportions - all in aid of Hope for the Young!! Tom will be heading to the North of Spain to cycle a total distance of 240km from Bilbao to Llanes. Tom will be cycling...

The Big Half: A blog post by Lara Pawson!

Had we known we were going to be racing against Olympic gold medallist Mo Farah, we might never have agreed to run The Big Half on Sunday 10 March. In blissful ignorance, the three of us – that’s me, Julian Richards and Tim Cotton – enthusiastically took up the challenge to run 13.1 miles through…

Training Workshop for Mentors

On Thursday 7th March, we had another of our quarterly training workshops and this time, invited mental health and safeguarding expert Mary Webb to come and talk to us about “supporting separated young people affected by trauma“. As always, we had an incredibly productive session discussing how trauma can impact our mentees’ lives and how…