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Becca Ambrose - Impact Team Leader, Scotland

Introducing Becca Ambrose

Becca Ambrose has now started as the Impact Team Leader, based in Edinburgh. She is looking forward to all the challenges ahead and getting to know people. So we have quizzed her a little so we can get to know who she is! Q: Tell us a little about you away...

Charlie Morris addresses the Urban Saints Scotland 90th anniversary dinner in Glasgow

Celebrating 90 years

The Urban Saints Scotland team enjoyed connecting with friends old and new, at the 90th Celebration Dinner in Glasgow. With talks from long time volunteers and lots of photos and memorabilia, it was a fantastic opportunity to look back and celebrate the legacy of 90 years of youth work across Scotland. As...

A circle of open hands

A Bible For All

Imagine the transforming joy of being able to read God’s word properly yourself for the first time, instead of just having it read to you. There is a world of difference isn’t there?  Now imagine how exciting that must be, and how you would want to share that excitement with others that...

The street sign for Crouch Hill in N8 London Borough of Islington - the birthplace of Crusaders and Urban Saints in the 1900s

Back where it all began

We were heading to North London... in search of a tree! As we arrived in the small urban park, full of playground equipment and all-weather sports pitches, it's fair to say that the presence of the "tree and hedge removal" workman was not an encouraging sign... Yesterday was our birthday. 111...

Sara Taylor - Impact Team Leader for Central and East

International Women's Day #beboldforchange

#BEBOLDFORCHANGE 8TH MAR 2017 On March 8th, Urban Saints marked the annual International Women's Day by turning our social media channels over to some inspiring women involved in the movement. Our Midlands Director, Sara, introduces the "takeover". International Women’s Day purposefully presents us with an opportunity to pause and reflect on the various challenges women...

A girl enjoying time at her group with other young people

Vulnerable, disadvantaged, excluded

The needs of children and young people, and the difficulties and challenges that they face, can be varied and complex, including emotional well-being, mental health, and the wide range of additional needs and disabilities many journey with. Up to to 1 in 5 children and young people in the UK have...