Think you know Scouting?. Let’s take a closer look. What is Scouting?. Scouting offers fun, challenge and everyday adventure to 400,000 young people and 100,000 adults across the UK. . Over 200 activities . . . .
Let’s take a closer look...
Scouting offers fun, challenge and everyday adventure to 400,000 young people and 100,000 adults across the UK.
We offer everything from abseiling and archery to drama, street sports and water zorbing.
Scouting helps 6-25 year olds grow in confidence and achieve their full potential.
Beaver Scouts (6-8 years)
Cub Scouts (8-10½)
Scouts (10½-14 years)
Explorer Scouts (14-18 years)
Scout Network (18-25 years)
Plus . . .
Scout Active Support: flexible volunteering for adults
Young people – providing opportunities to grow in confidence and develop life skills.
Adult volunteers – providing the opportunity to develop skills and training,
Society – providing practical benefits to our communities.
Here’s what others say…
41% of organisations say that Scouting would be a positive influence on a job applicant’s appointment.
91% of Scouts said it helped them gain ‘key skills’ such as leadership, team working and social skills
The training and development opportunities taken up by Scouts were critically important to employers
The Impact Assessment of The Scout Association, PACEC, Feb 2011
‘We’ve got a brilliant, talented nation and
I want some of that talent to be used to support young people. Life is an adventure live it!’
Bear Grylls, Chief Scout