Youth Leadership Programme

Develop your leadership skills with Young Hackney. Through the Youth Leadership programme you can gain accreditation, and valuable experience that will make your CV or application to college or university shine.

Sports Ambassadors Programme

Sports Ambassadors aim to get more young people in sport. By taking part you will develop leadership skills, learn how to coach sports sessions and volunteer for sports events in the borough and across London. You can gain accredited coaching qualifications, or work towards your Duke of Edinburgh’s, ASDAN or professional Youth Work qualifications. For information, and to join, email

Duke of Edinburgh’s Award

Take your Bronze, Silver or Gold award through Young Hackney. Our participation programmes will help you to complete the volunteering and skills sections of your award. Visit the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award site to find our more about completing the physical, expedition and residential sections. Alternatively you can contact our accreditation officer