The Young Lives Foundation blog.


Fun Friday!

Last Friday, young people met YLF at Gillingham Park for a few hours of fun, team challenges and making new friends. Richie made instant friends by bringing his drone along … Continue reading


Weekend Adventures!

Over the weekend of 12th-14th August, our adventurers headed off to Stubbers Activity Centre in Essex for a fantastic time doing loads of really cool outdoor activities, learning new skills … Continue reading


Park Life!

The YLF Positive Activities Team were pleased to catch up with young people across Kent at our Park Activity days! The groups had fun playing many team games and different sports … Continue reading


Skating Rink!

YLF youngsters enjoyed whizzing around Gillingham Ice Rink last week! With limited time on the ice, the young people certainly made the most of it – and we even stopped for … Continue reading


Railway Ride!

This week our group of youngsters headed down to Hythe for a special train trip! This wasn’t a usual train journey into town or to the capital, it was a more … Continue reading


Chessington Adventures!

When the YLF flyer was released to invite youngsters to Chessington World of Adventures, the trip was fully booked within a day! On Wednesday, our group of young people were … Continue reading


Weekend at Kingswood!

YLF headed off with Year 7 pupils from New Line Learning Academy for a weekend of learning, team building, and developing new skills at Kingswood Activity Centre. The group conquered … Continue reading


Half Term Fun | City Sights

On a sunny Friday morning in June, everyone was equipped with train tickets, lunch and most importantly – a camera (and even a couple of selfie-sticks!). Our Positive Activities group … Continue reading


Half Term Fun | Race Day

On Thursday 2 June, our super excited group of young people rocked up ready to get their racing gear on and take to the track! It was time to go … Continue reading


Half Term Fun | Bowled Over

On Wednesday 1 June, the Positive Activities Programme offered our youngsters the chance to come together for a whole afternoon of bowling! The group was split, boys vs girls, to compete … Continue reading