Why we are taking part in the SHYPP Sleep out 2018

People volunteer for the SHYPP Sleep Out for many reasons, here are just a few. Seb Bowley – SHYPP Volunteer including key team member organising the SHYPP Sleep Out To sponsor Seb go to https://mydonate.bt.com/fundraisers/sebshypp2018 “I will be taking part in the SHYPP Sleep Out because I wouldn’t be where I am today without the support that I…

How passing my driving test changed so many things

I am so pleased to have passed my driving test first time, it has opened many new avenues for me including job and housing opportunities for the future. I attended a Safety Awareness Course through Herefordshire Council where we discussed safety on the roads with cyclists and motorists. We went out on the bikes, rode…

Sliding with Snow-Camp

Four young people had the opportunity to go to Snow-Camp at Gloucester dry ski slope.  They took part in two days of learning to ski or snowboard and also completing some life skills training. Two young people want to develop this further and go on to the six-week accredited course in the hope they can…

My Hip Hop Nite

Huge thanks to all involved in the Hip Hop Nite.  We had live music courtesy of LAST TREE SQUAD, DJing by Mista Bliss, BBoy breakdance by Dirty Feet Dance and MCing and Rap by our very own Brandan and Jake – what a night!  Special thanks also to Chris at Close House and the staff…

Toni’s top fundraising tips for the SHYPP Sleep Out

Toni was our biggest fundraiser for the SHYPP Sleep Out in 2017. Listen to her top tips to raise the most money. If you want to get involved in our annual SHYPP Sleep Out check out this blog to sign up. You can also watch last years film to get an idea of whats in…

Join us on the SHYPP Sleep Out 2018

If you want to join the SHYPP Sleep out read the details below and then email info@shypp.co.uk.  We will then contact you and explain how you can sign up with BT Donate and start raising money.  Any other questions you can also contact info@shypp.co.uk. Take a look at this film to give you an idea…

The SHYPP singers at the Three Choirs Festival

Update: Many thanks to the Three Choirs Festival who have raised an amazing amount for SHYPP, you are amazing. Original Post:Not only is SHYPP this years  nominated charity for The Three Choirs Festival, we have also had the chance for some young people and staff to sing at it.  The Three Choirs Festival is a week-long…

PTS BLOG – PERSONAL TRANSITIONS SERVICE

So its been six months since we launched our pilot for PTS and it has been fabulous to see such a keen interest in it and such a great take up. We now need more coaches and volunteers..!! It is amazing to see the change in someone’s thoughts and relationship with life when they are…

Another successful evening of cheese and wine at Waitrose

Thank you to everyone who came along to another successful event. The feedback has been great and it was good to see some new faces at a fundraiser for SHYPP. Hopefully everyone enjoyed there raffle winnings too!  The overall total from tickets, donations and raffle was £346! Thank you so much to the team at…

Come and see SHYPP’s next showcase

Building on the success of last years My Voice performance, we’ve been back working with Toni Cook to create If you walked a mile in my shoes.  We have been offering all young people who SHYPP work with an opportunity for a creative outlet for their stories and the results have been amazing.  On the night…

Success at our 2nd Annual Golf Tournament

Thank you to everyone who came along to our 2nd annual Charity Golf tournament on Friday 13th April 2018.  Its was pretty wet but the rain didn’t stop.  Look forward to seeing you next year. Thank you to all our sponsors