Strategic Support

Leading young people's services across the UK

We help organisations working with young people to deliver services of the highest quality, enabling you to better evidence your impact and attract investment. Our approach is flexible and can be tailored to meet your needs, whether you're a voluntary community organisation, Myplace Centre, local authority or a housing association.  

We provide the following services:

  • Strategic & Business Planning – Board and Senior Management Team facilitation to develop strategic and business plans, including change management and business development
  • MBTI® – using the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator personality assessment tool to improve team performance 
  • Impact Measurement – Discounted access to Ambition’s preferred monitoring platform, Views, with support to better evidence the impact of your work
  • Fundraising – Consultancy to identify new funding sources, develop robust applications and explore opportunities to work in partnership 
  • Quality Assurance – Training and resources to achieve Ambition Quality, Ambition’s quality standard for the youth sector 

Quality Assurance 

Ambition Quality has quickly established itself as THE quality mark for organisations working with young people. Girl Guiding, British Red Cross and The Hyde Housing Group are the latest organisations to undertake the award. Our quality support package includes dedicated quality managers, training, online resources, assessment, feedback and accreditation. 

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1,000 training awards delivered in a year

90% of annual expenditure directly supports young people in local communities

13,500 volunteers help to run amazing youth clubs and projects in our network

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