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Here you will find a number of other resources to support the integration of Youth Shaped Scouting within your section, Group or District. Click on the pictures to open the relevant articles. Please note that most of these links are to external sites that will open in a new window.

YouShape Resources
Resources produced by The Scout Association to support YouShape week.

This also includes resources for youth-shaped activities within Beavers, Cubs, Scouts, Explorers and Network.

Supporting Young People on Committees
Committees are a great place for young people to have their voices heard.

This is a PDF guide produced by The Scout Association on supporting young people on committees.

Key Messages
It is easy to get lost in all the detail surrounding the implementation of Youth Shaped Scouting. The Scout Association have put together this helpful document which highlights the key messages and aims of Youth Shaped Scouting within each section (including for Young Leaders).

Opens as a PDF file.

Running a Forum
How do you gather the views of your young people whilst keeping them engaged. There are plenty of ‘out-of-the-box’ ways of gathering young peoples’ ideas and the Scout Association has put together ideas for each section to provide you with inspiration when running your next forum.


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