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Please see below our latest news articles and newsletters

YPACF goes camping

In September, we had a fantastic trip when we took our Young People to Devon. We spent a few days at The Red House Farm on the Jurassic Coast, for a spot of ‘camping in style’.

YPACF launches West Berkshire Lottery Page

We’ve launched a page on the West Berkshire Lottery. Now you can support us and other local causes while being in with a chance to win £25,000.

Our July 2020 Newsletter

The last few months have certainly been a challenge for us all!

Celebrating the success of our 10 in 10 fundraising campaign

June saw a huge push to raise funds with our 10 in 10 Anniversary Campaign, raising much needed money for the charity and celebrating the 10 year anniversary of our first house opening its doors to residents. The target of 10K was smashed with the campaign ultimately...

Our 10 Year Anniversary ’10 in 10′ Campaign

Young People and Children First are celebrating our 10 year anniversary! As we are not able to celebrate with you in person we are running our ’10 in 10′ Fundraising Campaign starting from the 1st to 10th June.

A message from our Chair of Trustees

The Government’s “Stay at Home” message is particularly poignant for our Young People, and the anxiety caused by this virus is often difficult to manage.

Two new ways to support YPACF

While most people need to stay at home, our fundraising activities are really affected and so we have been looking for new ideas to help raise money to support our vital work with care leavers and young homeless.

Groundwork begins for our garden transformation

This weekend an enthusiastic team of volunteers set to work on a new project to transform the garden at Rebecca House. Volunteer, Greg Pinto has created a beautiful new garden design together with our young people.

New Support Manager joins the team

A very warm welcome to YPACF’s new Support Manager, Rachel Wallace.

Announcing a new supporter for YPACF – Team Bear

We are delighted to announce we have a new supporter this year. Team Bear have offered to work with us, particularly as our cause is close to the heart of their founder, the inspirational Richard Rogers, and they are very keen to support our work. We are looking...

YPACF goes camping

In September, we had a fantastic trip when we took our Young People to Devon. We spent a few days at The Red House Farm on the Jurassic Coast, for a spot of ‘camping in style’.

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