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Young Lives Foundation (YLF) - Legends Programme

The Young Lives Foundation (YLF) independent children's charity provide youth groups and positive activities for young people to engage in new, exciting opportunities and experiences. These activities are for disadvantaged young people around Kent and Medway, meeting at various times and locations.

The programmes are made up of:

  • Weekly and fortnightly regular groups
  • Half-term activities 
  • Overnight experiences and camping weekends 
  • Day trips and seasonal trips 
  • Educational opportunities including ASDAN and Arts awards

 The programme aims to reduce isolation and stop anti-social behaviour within the community. Young people who engage in Legends have the opportunity to:

  • Have new experiences
  • Take part in educational opportunities
  • Learn new skills
  • Make new friends
  • Broaden horizons
  • Build confidence and self esteem

Who to contact

Contact Name
Lucy Wheatley
Contact Position
Legends Programme Manager
Parent Organisation
Young Lives Foundation (YLF)

Where to go

Main YLF Offices
College Road
ME15 6SX

Activities and trips take place at different locations in and around Kent and Medway and are scheduled into a termly planner shared with the young people.

When is it on?

Date & Time Information
Monday - Friday, 9am - 5pm for enquiries. Activities and trips are at times convenient for young people ie after school, weekends and holiday periods.

Other Details

Referral required?
Behaviour and learning, Behavioural, emotional and social development, Learning difficulty,

Local Offer

Local Offer Disabilities
Learning difficulty
Behavioural, emotional and social development
Behaviour and learning
Local Offer Age Bands
Primary (4-10 years)
Secondary (11-16 years)
Transitions to Adulthood (16+)
Needs Level
SEN Provision Type


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