Exploring and adventuring: Save Your Outdoor Centres

Some of the great times we have on a voyage is the when we get onshore – where groups have the chance to hug the land and explore a wild place. We play games, take part in activities, explore the countryside and even get an ice cream in a not so wild place. “Our Ocean […]

Lockdown Lowdown Survey on Mental Wellbeing

The Lockdown Lowdown survey found that 39% of young people were extremely or moderately concerned about their own mental wellbeing during lockdown. We know that now is when young people in Scotland need Outdoor Education the most, and yet many Centres are in danger of closing and our boats have not sailed since November 2019. […]

Campaign to Save Scottish Outdoor Education Centres

Pupils, parents and teachers have joined a campaign to save Scotland’s outdoor education centres ahead of the Scottish Parliament’s debate on 22 September. Every year, more than 100,000 young people go on a residential trip to one of the 40 centres in Scotland, including Ocean Youth Trust Scotland. Under Scottish Government coronavirus guidelines no residential […]

OYT Scotland Covid-19 Operational Update

31 March 2020 Following the latest Government advice, we have closed the Ocean Youth Trust Scotland office. In the interests of supporting our staff, a few team members are on Furlough which means, for the time being, you might find your usual contact is unavailable.  Please therefore direct any enquiries to the following individuals who […]

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