What Youth Cancer Trust provides support and give free activity holidays for young people aged 14- 30 years old that have been diagnosed with cancer. The Trust also has a beautiful garden and a beach hut a short walk away at Alum Chine beach. There is also an art shed on site and swimming pool access. The Youth Cancer Trust is able to accommodate groups of 8 each week, and if a young person wishes to bring a friend or sibling, the Trust will aim to accommodate them too. Activities include horse riding, go karting, water sports and dry slope skiing and much more, for a full list of activities please check on the website.
Where The centre is based in Bournemouth, but accepts young people Nationwide.
Who Youths between the ages of 14- 30 years old are eligible to attend holidays, and are UK or Ireland residents, being treated for cancer, or in remission up to five years. Self referrals can be made via website, phone or social media. www.facebook.com/YouthCancerTrustYCT, Twitter: @youthcancertrustYCT. Please check with the service for full eligibility criteria.