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Watton Youth Club - Coming soon!

A new Youth Group for Breckland

NEWS

Watton Youth Club - Coming soon!

A new Youth Group for Breckland

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Dipple & Conway donate £1,000

“We’re really pleased to be able to support this amazing charity."

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Things feel disconnected - A short film by Alex Holmes

Things feel disconnected - A short film by Alex Holmes

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Miles’ year of giving back begins with The Benjamin Foundation

“The work The Benjamin Foundation does with young people really struck a chord."

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An hour away from the world

A relaxing half term activity for Meet Up families

  • The Nurtured Heart Approach®

    Online training to promote 'inner wealth'

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  • Andrew steps out on The Big Winter Walk

    "I know if I can help just one person in need then I have achieved…

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  • Charity Collaboration to Increase Housing Options and Support for Young People

    The Benjamin Foundation partners with Solo Housing

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  • Manicure Training Day

    A pre-lockdown opportunity to gain new skills

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  • Louis stays up for The Benjamin Foundation

    Support from Headline Sponsors, Clapham and Collinge Solictors

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  • STAY:UP raises £7,500 to help local young people

    Spending one night awake to help prevent local youth homelessness

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  • High Sheriff’s Support

    "I am so impressed with the energy and skills that have been put into making…

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  • STAY:UP – Are you ‘Up for the Night?’

    The launch of a NEW virtual fundraising challenge in the wake of Covid

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  • Renovated homes offer opportunity for young people

    From August 2020, we have comfortable and affordable co-living in North Walsham for young people…

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  • Letters from Lockdown

    How you can buy a piece of history and support The Benjamin Foundation at the…

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  • Meet Up Summer Activities

    "Although the past six months have brought big changes for everyone, it seems it’s the…

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  • Youth West, Hunstanton

    Enjoying outdoor sessions in West Norfolk

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  • Bury St Edmunds Re-use Shop re-opens

    Re-opened on Thursday 9th July

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  • Foxhall Re-use Shop to reopen

    Re-use shop at the Foxhall Recycling Centre, Ipswich, will be reopening on June 15th

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  • Furniture Stores Reopening Information

    All you need to know when donating to or visiting one of our stores

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  • Award win for the Rent Deposit Scheme

    Funders Yorkshire Building Society win Business Charity Award for their End Youth Homelessness Partnership

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  • Bags of Love from Meet Up

    Staying safe at home with activities from our Youth and Family Centre in Thetford

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  • Donate to our COVID-19 Emergency Fund

    How your support can help us during this challenging time

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  • Virtual Emotional Wellbeing Support

    How our Time for You and Butterflies services are adapting

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  • Donations help to Support Lucas through Lockdown

    "I’m just really grateful that people have been able to help me in this way."

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  • Virtual Support for Young Carers

    How our support for Young Carers is adapting to life under COVID-19

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  • Forward Court: Adapting to COVID-19

    How our accommodation centre in Aylsham is coping with the current circumstances

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  • The H&M Transforming Futures Programme

    H&M Foundation and End Youth Homelessness launch evaluation of Transforming Futures Programme, which has supported…

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  • Rival Clubs Back Sleep Out 2020

    Our 2020 venues confirmed as Ipswich Town and Norwich City Football Clubs

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  • Calling Local Landlords!

    We can help you to fill your property in a managed and stress-free way

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  • Providing Affordable Homes in North Walsham

    Addressing the housing crisis by offering affordable housing with support

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  • Butterfly Art Auction

    Your opportunity to own unique ceramic artwork

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  • Street Art at Meet Up

    A special workshop at Meet Up in Thetford

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  • Event Celebrates Volunteering Project
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  • Cooking up confidence in collaboration with The Feed

    "It’s really good to have a day like this. I would definitely do it again."

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  • Butterfly Treasure Hunt Back for 2020

    This year's event will take place on Friday 26th June

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  • Con’clue’ding a Year of Support with Clu’doo Event

    Right Angle Events host a special 'Real Life Clu'doo' event in support of our charity

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  • BOOM! Young Carers Support

    Valuable time out for young people with unique challenges

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  • Sparking Children’s Curiosity Indoors and Out

    Using The Curiosity Approach to open up a world of imagination

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  • Real Life Clu’Doo Event to take place in support of The Benjamin Foundation

    Do you have what it takes to solve a murder?..

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  • Sleep Out 2019 Raises Over 100k!

    A Record Breaking Amount Raised for our Charity

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  • Tuesday Takeover at BBC Radio Suffolk

    Young people supported by our charity in Suffolk take over the airwaves on Christmas Eve

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  • Clapham and Collinge Christmas Extravaganza

    An evening of festive fun in support of our charity

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  • 2019: A Year of Celebration

    Reflecting on our milestone year

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  • Butterflies Donated to the Community

    Thank you to all those who have donated butterflies to the community

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  • A Record Breaking 220 Sleep Out in Norwich

    Norwich Sleep Out 2019 becomes our biggest ever fundraising event

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  • Supporting Young Carers

    We are pleased to confirm that we have joined the partnership of organisations commissioned by…

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  • By ‘eck! Colin Completes the Yorkshire Marathon

    "Having done the Sleep Out a few years running, now was the time for a…

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  • A Record Year for Ipswich Sleep Out!

    40 fundraisers spend one night outside so others don't have to

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  • Charity Reuse Shop Partner

    Supporting and promoting reuse in Suffolk

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  • Celebrating Our 25th Anniversary with a Family Fun Day

    “It’s so wonderful to see the whole charity coming together in one place to celebrate…

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  • Harvest Festival Donation Helps to Develop Skills

    Donation from Bale PCC boosts young people's cooking skills at Forward Court

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  • Pop Up Cafe Celebrates 10 Years of Aspire

    Aspire has helped over 170 young people during the last 10 years

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  • Grapevine Networking Event Raises Over £900

    Thank you to Clapham and Collinge and Warwick Street Social for a great evening in…

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  • Volunteering in Calais

    A three day visit supporting Help Refugees UK

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  • Encouraging reuse with a special in store demonstration

    Join us at our Dereham Furniture Store on Friday 18th October

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  • TBF25: The Nurtured Heart Approach – Part 2

    The ‘Special Ingredient’ of The Benjamin Foundation

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  • TBF25: The Nurtured Heart Approach – Part 1

    From Small Acorns, Great Oaks Grow... Reflecting on how The Nurtured Heart Approach has changed…

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  • Young Carers become Confident Butterflies

    Thanks to Norfolk Superhero Challenge

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  • Sequin Art Helps Meet Up to Sparkle

    Flight for Youth sponsors get involved at our Youth and Family Centre in Thetford

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  • Future Builders – Get Involved!

    An exciting new scheme for young people age 16 to 25 to construct their own…

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  • Norfolk Superheroes Smash Fundraising Record with £100k Event

    Helping us to support young carers in Norfolk

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  • The Legacy of Our Butterflies

    Wherever your butterfly lands, its journey isn’t over.

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  • Supporting Reuse and Local People Through Our Stores

    We're encouraging local people to support the reuse initiative.

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  • Konectbus Commemorative Buses

    Konectbus Unveils Commemorative Buses in Support of our 25th Anniversary

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  • Sleep Out and Social Media

    Using the power of social media to boost fundraising.

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  • Let’s Make Sleep Out 2019 the Best Yet!

    Could you spend one night outside so others don't have to? Register for our annual…

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  • Thank You Superheroes!

    A Swim, Kayak, Cycle and Run Supporting The Benjamin Foundation in 2019.

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  • Showtime!

    Butterflies and Tractors at The Royal Norfolk Show.

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  • Breakwater Butterflies

    Joining in with our Flight for Youth 25th Anniversary campaign

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  • TBF25: Celebrating our Childcare Services

    "To see the children learn and move on to their next stage of learning makes…

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  • Butterfly Treasure Hunt raises almost £4,000

    Solving clues to find the location of our butterflies.

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  • Flight for Youth Soars with Kingsley Healthcare’s Help

    "It’s been great taking part in such a big art project and supporting such a…

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  • Face to Face Finance Showcase Creative Talents

    Our long term supporters get involved with Flight for Youth 'Paint Your Own' butterflies.

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  • Tiger Trek is a Roaring Success

    Team from Tiger Eye Consulting complete 46 mile coastal walk

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  • Golf Day Raises Over £1,800

    A super event organised by Mundesley Golf Club.

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  • The Story of Meet Up

    "We’re an open door for those who need us."

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  • A Brilliant Day at Stody Lodge

    Stunning gardens, games, cakes and much more at family friendly event

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  • Pruce Newman’s Silver Bee Support

    Raising money for our charity with a special evening of music.

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  • Join #MYTBFButterfly

    Help us to mark 25 years of hope, opportunity, stability and independence

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  • Pruce Newman Karting Event Raises over £3,300

    As part of their year of support for our charity, specialist pipework contractor Pruce Newman’s…

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  • Rick’s Marathon Challenge in Brighton

    Taking on a huge sporting challenge to raise money for our charity.

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  • Norwich High School for Girls – Flight for Youth Headline Sponsor

    We're delighted to have the support of Norwich High School for Girls for our 25th…

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  • Thank you Land Aid!

    Land Aid Funding Enables Renovations at Winston Court

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  • Butterflies: Emotional Wellbeing Support for Young People

    "Thank you all so much for showing Sam there is hope and life can be…

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  • Painting Butterflies at Meet Up

    Creativity Thriving at Meet Up Butterfly Tile Workshop

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  • Chalk Paint Workshop a Huge Success

    Nick from The Rocky Crystal Delivers a Demo at Dereham Furniture Store

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  • Big Smiles Thanks to Support from Orthodontist

    Palace Plain Orthodontists Nominate Us as Their Charity of the Year

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  • Celebrating 25 Years and Giving Back

    Maxine tells her story about how she has gone from a young person attending one…

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  • Paint Your Own Butterfly at the Norfolk Spring Fling!

    We're delighted to be bringing our Flight for Youth Creative Pop-Up to the 2019 Norfolk…

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  • Thank you to all of our Flight for Youth Sponsors

    We're enormously grateful to all of the businesses who are supporting our 25th anniversary celebrations.

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  • Ipswich Sleep Out 2019 – join us for our informal launch event

    Could you spend one night outside so others don't have to? Pop into our informal…

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  • Celebrating 25 Years Together

    Sharing our 25th anniversary milestone with Lambert Bardsley Reeve.

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  • The Launch of Flight for Youth

    Our very special celebration to mark our 25th anniversary year

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  • Cheers to CAMRA!

    Thank you to Norwich and Norfolk CAMRA who helped us to raised over £5,200 at…

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  • A Marathon Challenge for Chris

    Our 2019 London Marathon Runner, Chris tells us all about the challenge that awaits!

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  • Aspire Open Day

    Collaborative event in Great Yarmouth welcomes young people to the Upper Deck and Basement

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  • Family friendly event to take place at Stody Lodge Gardens

    Sunday 28th April: A family-friendly event, including homemade tea and cakes, a butterfly trail, treasure…

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  • Registration Open for Norwich Sleep Out 2019

    Help us to end youth homelessness by spending one night outside so others don't have…

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  • BDO nominate us as their Charity of the Year

    Thank you to the Norwich office of BDO LLP who have chosen to support us…

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  • Meet Up Thetford: Tender Opportunity

    We wish to procure the services of a consultant or group of consultants to complete…

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  • Open Day in Great Yarmouth

    We're opening the doors of our community space in Great Yarmouth to young people and…

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  • Winston Court Turns 21!

    On Monday 10th December our very first accommodation centre, Winston Court in North Walsham, celebrated…

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  • Big Lottery Boost for Meet Up

    Thank you to the largest funder of community activity in the country for their continued…

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  • Heart and Home Scoops National Award

    Our supported lodgings services wins a Guardian Public Service Award

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  • Norfolk Superhero 2019 Charity Partner

    An exciting new partnership for our 25th anniversary year. We’re thrilled to share the news…

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  • Norwich Sleep Out Raises £30,000

    On Thursday 15th November a record-breaking 146 people congregated at Norwich City Football Club to…

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