West Yorkshire Scouts

Full Street Address: Shepherds Thorn Lane
Postal Code: HD6 3TU
countysec@wyscouts.org.uk
Phone Number: 01484 715858
Organisation Characteristics: Paid Workers, Takes short-term volunteers/ placements, Takes long-term volunteers
Geographical area: Bingley, Keighley, Regional
Has documents: Constitution or other governing document, Safeguarding (child, adult protection) policies
Information last updated: 19th May 2021
Description:

As a county we help over 8000 young people and are supported by over 1000 adults. Over recent years our membership has continued to see increased growth year on year. We have 14 districts and our county extends from Ilkey in the north to Huddersfield in the south and Halifax in West to Dewsbury in the East. We have a diverse range of areas including inner city Bradford to the countryside in the Aire Valley.

To support the programme we have over 10 activity centres and campsites dotted all over the county and some a bit further afield.

Our adults are supported through our adult training, and our young leaders through a dedicated young leader programme.

Membership open. AGM Sept Approx 8,500 members. See website for details.