What's on for young people

National projects in Thurrock

You don't have to travel far to take part in some great national programmes.

Duke of Edinburgh's Award Scheme

This awards scheme is for young people aged between 14 and 24 looking for a chance to develop skills for work and life.

You can do programmes at three levels, which when completed, lead to a Bronze, Silver or Gold Duke of Edinburgh's Award.

The Prince's Trust

This is a programme for young people aged 16 to 25 years that are not in employment, education or training (NEET). It helps:

  • improve job prospects
  • gain qualifications
  • take part in residential projects
  • take part in a community project
  • develop new skills