Quarantine Challenges

...for Young People (and adults!)
Creative activities and tasks whilst we face quarantine!


We have created this page to help our young people find some new and exciting ways to occupy and challenge themselves in this current isolating time – and we even have prizes up for grabs! For those wanting something more relaxed, check out our Mindfulness section further down.

We want to see everyone’s ‘Quarantine Challenge’ achievements on our social media pages so be sure to tag us in your photos and comments – let’s do this!

Your Challenges!

Follow the instructions on each image and click on an image to watch the accompanying YouTube video!

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Activity Pack

Check out YLF’s Quarantine Activity Pack listing some great ways to engage and share ideas, fun games, tips and other ways we can all stay happy and healthy. Featuring dance tutorials and sign language!

View it here!


We hope this section gives you some inspiration around creating a happier, more understanding and kinder world. We also hope it gives you some positive and meaningful ways to maintain your mental health during the current crisis… Check back frequently for new additions to the page!

Have a listen to our audio files to help you relax or unwind: Stig Of The Dump – Novel by Clive King, read by our very own Lucy

This Joyful June Calendar from actionforhappiness.org has daily actions for June 2020 to help us look for what’s good even in difficult times. Download as an image for sharing or a PDF for printing.

Check out their website for heaps more useful resources!

What is Coronavirus?

Have you seen this free digital book about the coronavirus and the measures taken to control it. It’s a must-read illustrated by Gruffalo illustrator Axel Scheffler for primary school age children…

View it here!

The world is in crisis. Keep Calm, Stay Wise & Be Kind.

This Coping Calendar, also from actionforhappiness.org, has 30 suggested actions to look after ourselves and each other as we face this global crisis together. Download it as an image for sharing or a PDF for printing.

The Red Letter Days website have listed some of the ‘Best indoor activities for when you’re bored’. So if you’re running out of things to occupy yourself during lockdown, check it out!

There’s plenty of exciting experiences and activities to enjoy from the comfort of your own home to keep your body and mind healthy, including Online Courses, Hobbies & Skills, Activities for Kids, Sports & Fitness Beauty and even Virtual Tours!

Find Us, Tag Us, and Stay in Touch!

Facebook: @ylf.org.uk and @legendsYLF
Twitter: @ylfcharity and @legendsYLF
Instagram: @ylfcharity and @legendsYLF
YouTube: ‘The Young Lives Foundation’

And remember to check out our Blog too!

Plus – you can always email us at any time: legends@ylf.org.uk