Youth camp

19-12-2022

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Youth camp is back in April 2023!

Are you looking to have some fun and try new activities? Yes? Then this is the camp for you!

 

When: Monday 10th to Friday 14 April 2023
Where: Loch Eil, Fort William, Highlands
Who: Deaf young people in Scotland aged 10-18, and their siblings
Cost: Free
Deadline to apply: 25 January 2023

We are going to Loch Eil, near Fort William in the north of Scotland! This will be the first time the Youth Camp has visited Loch Eil, it’s a beautiful location with incredible scenery and wildlife all around us. Across the five days you will be taking part in a range of fun activities like climbing and canoeing!

This year, there will be some big changes to camp to make this as unique an experience as possible. We want to tailor the experience to each of you and the experience you would like to have, whether that is looking to develop new skills, grow confidence, build relationships with others or to enjoy the social aspect of the camp. We want you to have the best experience as possible, so let us know!

What’s on offer?
  • FREE for deaf young people attending!
  • Camp stay and all activities
  • Transport from Glasgow or Edinburgh
  • Food and drink
  • BSL/English Interpreters
  • Branded jumper
  • Programme to help you achieve your goals

This year, the camp will be taking place during the Spring holidays to allow as many of you to come as possible. Please get in touch with our Youth Coordinators if you have any questions or need help with dates.

Email: youthservice@deafaction.org

Sign up now

To apply, please fill in the form. We need some important information about you, including your doctor’s details, name, address, date of birth and shoe size.

We can provide appropriate clothing, equipment and footwear, just let us know your height and size (child or adult). If there is any extra information you want us to know, be sure to include it, so we can make the camp as comfortable for you as possible.

Please note, if you have more than one child, please fill in a new form for each child.

Youth camp 2023 is now full! To be added to the waiting list, please email: youthservice@deafaction.org