The NABGC are a registered charity (registered charity number 1157690) which exists to support member organisations with advice, networking and events for their network of member clubs for boys and girls aged 9 to 25.

They believe by supporting member clubs and county organisations, together they will be able to provide young people with:

  • An attractive, affordable and planned programme of activities and events
  • a safe place to learn and grow
  • on-going voluntary relationships with local clubs and county organisations

NABGC will:

  • Encourage both single and mixed gender work believing there is value in both
  • Promote and encourage club/building based youth work
  • Also promote and encourage activities as a tool for positive youth work
  • Ensure there is commonality or uniformity in their work.
  • Promote a common ethos, common set of values and common club based programmes across the country and into local Boys & Girls Clubs
  • Respond to and support local need
  • Value and seek to learn from their common history and heritage in the Boys & Girls Clubs movement

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All Sussex Clubs for Young People members are affiliated to the National Association of Boys and Girls Clubs as part of their membership.