Residential Opportunities


Chicks Children’s Camps

CHICKS offer residential respite breaks for disadvantaged children aged 8-15. This residential is free for Volunteers and  they provide any training required.

There are 2 Retreats for Volunteers to complete their Residential; Coastal Retreat in Par, Cornwall and the Moorland Retreat in Brentor, Dartmoor.

Please see or contact Clare Bairn on [email protected] for more information.

Wood Camping
Family business based on a 200 acre arable farm, just north of Bristol, in the village of Almondsbury, in the rolling countryside of South Gloucestershire.

Happy to accept DofE groups on their campsite- please see

Moorhouse Campsite
A campsite on the Quantock Hills, Somerset.

Again, happy to accept DofE groups- please see

If you have any local opportunities that you would like to tell people about please get in touch! Please email us at [email protected].

Cotswold Outdoor

Don’t forget Cotswold Outdoor have great in-store services and discounts for participants, find out more here.

Our supporters

The work that DofE Scotland does to support young people from all backgrounds would not be possible without the generous support of our partners.

Crerar Hotels Trust

Purvis Marquees

The Scottish Government

Brian Souter & The Souter Charitable Trust

Ian and Dorothy Suttie

YouthLink Scotland

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