We are currently in one of the most challenging periods in our 55-year history.
We have had to immediately close all operations due to the COVID-19 crisis, leading to a drastically reduced income. If you want to know more about supporting the work of NAYC in this time, please click below.
We are an established, dynamic youth charity who provide positive activities, experiences and opportunity, which inspire young people to reach their full potential.
For over ‘60’ years NAYC has been supporting, encouraging and motivating groups for young people across Northamptonshire. We provide advice and support in setting up safe, quality, youth provision and can help you all the way through this process.
We are passionate about providing young people with a large range of positive activities and this is available through our Affiliation scheme. This provides you with access to free advice and support, activity & craft sessions, training, DBS checks, Games Pack, and residential opportunities.
Looking to start a youth group?
Whether it’s advice, training leaders or accessing resources or funding to get you started, we can help. We’d love to talk to find the best way we can support you.
Do you need more resources?
We support local youth projects by giving access to resources such as zorbs and crafts, all accessible through our affiliate membership.
Struggling to come up with ideas?
It can be difficult to come up with something fresh to do every week, that’s why we created our
Jonathan Alms, Wollaston Youth Group
Phil Walter, Brixworth Christian Fellowship
We would never have been able to get our Church youth group off the ground without the valuable advice, help
The help of our Area Worker has been invaluable. Having someone in your area to speak with face to face and provide guidance and support is worth the affiliation on its own.
Belinda Humfrey, Desborough Youth Group
I run a handful of groups in Northampton. Being able to affiliate them all together saves me time and money. Having more personal contact with an Area Youth Worker and the support they give is invaluable.
Jenny Evans, Club Leader