News

Exciting new partnership funding from the Youth Futures Foundation

We are delighted to have been selected as one of a small group of charities to work in partnership with and receive funding from the Youth Futures Foundation. Youth Futures has recently been established to find, fund, support and evaluate programmes which help young people move into meaningful work.

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Support Amber provide a home and hope for young people in crisis.

The past year has been a tough one for everyone. Covid has impacted and restricted our lives in more ways than we could have imagined and the young people Amber support’s have been amongst the hardest hit.

Amber’s supported living centres in Wiltshire, Surrey and Devon have remained open throughout the pandemic but it has been a challenge. Costs have soared and income has dropped so we have launched a Crowdfunder to give our funds a much needed boost so we can continue to be there for young people who need us most.

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Run the October London Marathon for Amber

Amber are delighted to announce that we were successful in the charity ballot for the Virgin London Marathon. We are now inviting interested people to apply for our one and only place and fundraise for our vital work housing and supporting disadvantaged young people grappling with homelessness and long term unemployment.

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Amber wins Wiltshire Life Award

The team at Amber in Wiltshire are thrilled to have been recognised for their invaluable work supporting local homeless and unemployed young people from their supported living centre, Bythesea Lodge, in the heart of Trowbridge. We were winners of the ‘Community Group of the Year’ Wiltshire Life award which celebrates community groups that make a worthwhile difference to the lives of Wiltshire residents.

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Amber to take part in the Big Give Christmas Challenge

We are thrilled to announce that Amber will be taking part in the Big Give Christmas Challenge 2020 an annual match funding campaign which raises millions of pounds for good causes across the country. This year the campaign will kick off on 1st December (Giving Tuesday) at midday and will run until midday on 8th December. Every donation made via the Big Give will be doubled until we reach our target of £70,000.

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