Help us do even more

Join us on our mission to reach more than one million young people every year. Together we can transform young lives through travel, adventure and discovery by creating opportunities to explore, learn, share and grow.

There are many ways you can help


Stay at one of our unique, charming and characterful Youth Hostels across England and Wales, discover our YHA Camping & Cabins sites or take the place for yourself on YHA Exclusive Hire.

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Join or gift membership to a loved one and enjoy a range of excellent benefits, including discounted stays, whilst knowing that your contribution will be help to improve the lives of young people.

Become a member


Give a regular gift, sign up for a special sponsored event, hold a fundraiser or remember us in your will. Donations big and small all make a major difference to the young lives we aim to improve.

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Help to improve your local hostel as part of a Supporter Group, go on a Working Holiday, become a YHA Summer Camps volunteer and provide vital help, or lend us time and expertise at National Office.

Lend a hand

Other ways you can help

Recommend us

Recommend us

Tell a friend about YHA. The more people that know about us and all we offer, the greater our reach and the more we can do to help.

Our Partners

Partner with us

Whether as a corporate partner able to help us broaden our supporter base, a sporting body bringing expertise or an organisation with shared aims and compatible goals, we welcome all opportunities to collaborate towards creating deeper and broader impact.

Challenge yourself

Challenge yourself

Run, trek, cycle or swim with friends or colleagues for YHA at our inspiring destinations or by visiting some of the world’s most wondrous places. Team challenges and away days are great for morale.

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Commission us - Wasdale Hall

Commission us

We can deliver residential or day services to young people at our inspirational locations.

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Idwal Cottage

Sponsor our beautiful places

Donate to the renovation of one of our historically significant and fascinating properties for future generations and leave a lasting legacy.

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YHA Christmas raffle


The YHA Christmas raffle carries a prize of £3,000, courtesy of our friends at Cotswold Outdoor and Mammut.

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YHA Lottery

YHA Lottery

Enter the weekly draw for your chance to win big – all while supporting YHA’s work as a charity. £25,000! Imagine the possibilities.

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