New Groups Project

The New Groups Project, funded by the Youth United Foundation, recruited over 200 new volunteers and gave 800 more children and young people the opportunity to join a Woodcraft Folk group between September 2014 and March 2016.

Target areas for the project include West Yorkshire, Merseyside, North Wales, Glasgow, Stirling and Falkirk.

Use our interactive map to find the new groups.

The project:

  • Offered training and support to new volunteers and groups
  • Developed a  number of resources to support new and existing groups
  • Ran outreach activities, including PlayOuts in parks and green spaces


Resources developed include: