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. Because where you go changes who you become.

How 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, while 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 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.

Donate now


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 to support YHA

Recommend us

Recommend us

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

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Hire meeting space

Hire meeting space

Hire a meeting room or even a whole hostel for a conference, team away day, celebration or wedding.

YHA Groups

Challenge yourself

Challenge yourself

Run, cycle or swim with a team for YHA at our inspiring destinations or some of the world’s most amazing places.

Challenge events

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Give as you live

Sign up to 'give as you live' and you’ll be giving to YHA whenever you shop online with no extra charge to you.

Give as you live

Play YHA Lottery

Play YHA Lottery

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

YHA Lottery

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Buy YHA Raffle tickets

Play for big prizes in our charity draw. You could win a whopping £3,000 in our summer raffle. Plus, there are fantastic runner up prizes to be won.

YHA Raffle

Donate through Amazon

Donate through Amazon

Do you shop on Amazon? By registering with Amazon Smile, you can donate 0.5% of all eligible purchases to YHA at no extra cost to you!

All you need to do is nominate YHA as your chosen charity.

Amazon Smile

Buy or sell through eBay

Buy or sell through eBay

Next time you sell on eBay, why not donate some of the proceeds to YHA? You can give between 10% and 100%.

You can also buy items in aid of YHA or make YHA your favourite charity for the option to donate each time you shop.

View the Good Guide (PDF)

Sponsor our places

Sponsor our places

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

Donate to YHA

Partner with us

Partner with us

Build support as a corporate partner, bring expertise as a sporting body or help us both achieve our shared aims.

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Supply us

Supply us

We build partnerships with suppliers that can add value, extend our reach and help us achieve greater impact.


Remember us

Remember us

Leave a gift in your will and continue to change young people’s lives for many years to come.

Gifts in wills