Information for Young Quakers including advice, training and upcoming events. Click on the links below to find out more.

Look at the information below to find out how you can take part and get involved.

Information for young Quakers

    Events

    To find out about events which Britain Yearly Meeting puts on for young people to connect, have fun, explore their spirituality and Quaker faith, see our events page for more details and links to specific events.

    VISIT YCF EVENTS PAGE

    yqspace (11-18)

    yqspace is a website for young Quakers aged 11+ with information about local, regional and national Events and information About Quakers, what they believe and how they express this in how they live their lives. The Advice pages link to supportive organisations that provide information and support to develop your well being.

    VISIT YQSPACE WEBSITE

    Take Part (14-30)

    There are a number of ways that you can take part and connect to both Quaker and other opportunities, this section of yqspace includes information on:

    • How to volunteer for events for children and young people (16+)
    • Opportunities to be involved in decisions that affect you and the organisation you are part of (14-21)
    • Getting involved in Peace
    • Work, from the Be the Change resource (11-18) through to study bursaries and events and voluntary opportunities (for young adults)

    VISIT YQSPACE TO TAKE PART

    Facilitation and Leadership (16-21)

    Takes place annually in autumn.

    The weekend is a dynamic combination of theory and opportunities to apply learning about Facilitation and Leadership using practical activities. There will be discussions, activities, group work, role-plays and video clips.

    “Probably the most useful weekend I have ever attended, it will be incredibly valuable in the outside world."

    MORE INFORMATION: FACILITATION AND LEADERSHIP

    Young Friends General Meeting (18-30)

    The national organisation for Quakers aged 18–30. They hold in person gatherings and online events.

    Visit Young Friends General Meeting website

    Young Adult Quakers (18-35)

    We welcome and value young adults as part of the Quaker community. We hope to support and empower young adult Quakers to be part of a dynamic faith community.

    See the young adult pages of the website for more opportunities and information.

    Visit Young Adult Quaker webpages