Coronavirus Update: The UK is still in AMBER but both outdoors and indoors meetings will be allowed in groups and you’ll be allowed to take part in non-residential day trips and visits. For more information please visit www.scouts.org.uk/coronavirus

The first night away from home. The first hike. The first trip abroad.

All of these moments are great for developing young people’s confidence, but we know how daunting it can be the one packing their overnight bag and waving them off at the gates. And we know it doesn’t necessarily get easier as they grow. 

Young people thrive in secure surroundings, at home and away. Wherever we go, we’re serious about keeping them safe.  

As a parent or carer, you’re bound to have questions about how we do this. Read on to find out more.