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Essex Boys & Girls Clubs (EBGC) are delivering National Citizen Service (NCS) Community Experiences for young people aged 15-17 (up to 25 with additional needs) across Essex this year… 


What is NCS?

NCS is a nationwide youth movement focused on supporting young people aged 15-17 to find their strengths to become world-and work-ready.

Since 2009, NCS has supported over 750,000 young people to build independence, boost work-readiness and make a positive impact on the world through the range of residential, online and community-based experiences all while having fun and developing relationships! 


Essex Boys & Girls Clubs have a long-standing relationship with NCS and have been providing opportunities for the young people of Essex for more than a decade. 

This year, EBGC will be providing opportunities for young people aged 15-17 (school years 11 & 12) to take part in NCS Community Experiences across Essex, Southend & Thurrock. 

EBGC NCS Experiences will take place across the year and range in length from 12-20 hours.

Experiences will offer young people the opportunity to take part in:

Interactive Life Skills Sessions

Employability Workshops

Social Action Projects 

Adventure & Team Building Challenges

All EBGC Community Experiences are offered FREE OF CHARGE to young people with sessions delivered on a regular basis to suit the needs of each group. 

EBGC NCS Experiences will to take place in venues across the county including youth clubs, schools or colleges and community venues.


For more information on upcoming EBGC experiences or to book an experience for your school, college or youth club please email the EBGC NCS team (