NCS stands for National Citizen Service and is run by the NCS Trust.
The NCS Trust is a service funded by the government and the initiative has support from all the political parties. It is a successful, nationally recognised programme for young people that now has more than 100,000 graduates.
NCS is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity that helps you build your skills for work and life. It allows you take on new challenges and meet new friends. It is an inclusive, part-residential programme for year 11 and year 12 students that takes place across the country in the spring half-term, after your exams in the summer or in autumn half- term.
The next NCS programme in Cornwall is running at Autumn half term as follows:
3 nights residential Phase 1 Fri Oct 23rd-Mon Oct 26th at BF Adventure, Penryn
3 days community Phase 2 Tues Oct 27th-Thurs Oct 29th at Cornwall College (St Austell and Camborne)
30 hours social action Phase 3 Fri Oct 30th, Sat Oct 31st , Sat Nov 7tth and Sat Nov 14th
If you are aged 16 or 17 (date of birth between 01.09.1998 and 31.08.1999) you can take part in this programme. For further details and to register interest go to www.engage4life.co.uk/ncs-cornwall/ or email firstname.lastname@example.org