Epic October Half Term Activities

Looking for fun stuff to do over the October half term? We have a fun-filled programme for children and young people to get involved in, from outdoor games, sports and nature activities, to cooking and arts & crafts projects.Read more

Mini Marathon Trials

This trial event offers the opportunity for young athletes to be selected for two borough representing events, the London Youth Games Cross Country and the London Mini Marathon.Read more

Health advice

A confidential space for 13-19 year olds to talk about and get help on any health issues they may be currently experiencing, including sex, relationships, wellbeing, diet & exercise.Read more

Relationships and Sex Education

The Relationships and Sex Education programme is a series of fun and engaging workshops for young people that will give them the skills to make positive and informed choices when it comes to their emotional wellbeing and sexual health.Read more

Hidden Harm

Our Hidden Harm project provides support to children & young people between the ages of 5 - 18 who have been affected by familial alcohol and/or substance misuse.Read more

Community events

Throughout the year Epic provides a range of events to showcase and celebrate young people's work and achievements across the arts, sports and so much more. From smaller groups to borough wide events we aim to inspire participation by young people, building their confidence as we go. We hope where possible you will attend and support their efforts.Read more

Education and employability

At Epic, we have a wide variety of impactful services to help young people successfully progress to the next stage of education, employment or training and to achieve their potential. - Over 85% percent of participants in our education and employability services progress successfully. - Our offer is holistic and personalised, focusing on individual need. - No starting point is too low or too high to use our provision. We can help overcome any barriers to progress.Read more

Health

We empower young people aged 13-25 in Kensington and Chelsea with information, advice and support to manage and improve their health and wellbeing. Young people are facing an array of physical and mental health-related challenges growing up in today’s society including; obesity, exam pressures, peer pressures, sex and relationships, sexuality and substance misuse.Read more

Watersports and outdoor education

Feeling adventurous? Love the great outdoors? Then come and experience Epic’s exciting Watersports & Outdoor Education programme! Whether it's kayaking in London, attending white water adventures across the UK, making new friends on adrenalin filled day trips and unforgettable residential experiences, or achieving your Duke of Edinburgh Award we have something for you!Read more

Sports

Looking for opportunities to participate in sport; represent Kensington & Chelsea at the London Youth Games, or access coaching qualifications to start your career as a sports coach? Then you're in the right place! Epic Sport provides a weekly sports sessions in Kensington & Chelsea for young people aged 8-19; holiday programmes for young people with disabilities; and a range of training and coaching qualifications for young people looking to develop as young coaches.Read more

Youth centres

We offer young people aged 13 -19 (or up to 25 with a lifelong learning difficulty and/or disability) a range of safe spaces to relax with friends, try new things, and develop essential skills needed during the journey from childhood to adulthood and independence.Read more

Play

Come and Play! We provide a welcoming and safe environment which is fun and stimulating for children & young people in their leisure time. We use play to give children the opportunity to grow in an informal setting through a whole host of developmental programmes and activities during.Read more

Flashpoint Centre Play

Welcome to Flashpoint Centre Play situated on the World’s End Estate in Chelsea open to children aged 6 to 14 years. Play allows children the opportunity to grow in an informal setting by encouraging a whole host of developmental experiences through the programme of activities we offer.Read more

Wiltshire Close Adventure Playground

Welcome to Wiltshire Close Adventure Playground situated in Chelsea. The OfSTED regulated playground is open to children aged 6-14 and is supervised by our qualified staff during holiday times.Read more

Young inspectors

We can train young people to become Young Inspectors to talk to their peers about how service providers could be more youth friendly. Young people will be trained to inspect services using a variety of methods including interviews, filming and consultation techniques, and provide inspection reports.Read more

Youth grants

The Kensington and Chelsea Youth Grants is a pot of money for young people aged between 13 and 19 or up to 25 with a lifelong learning difficulty and/or disability (LLDD).Read more

Volunteering and citizenship

Citizenship and Community allows children and young people to take an active role in civic society and local neighbourhoods. At Epic, we help to do this in a number of ways. The Member of Youth Parliament for Kensington and Chelsea campaigns and advocates on young people's behalf and represents the local area at the UK Youth Parliament.Read more

Children and Youth Forums

Children and Youth Voice is about giving children and young people a real and meaningful say in matters that are important to them and other young people. It brings together children and young people from all backgrounds and allows them to share and ‘give voice’ to ideas, opinions, attitudes and knowledge.Read more

Apollo awards

The Apollo Awards is an event organised by the Epic Youth Forum to give young people the opportunity to recognise and celebrate the achievement, development, and dedication of their peers in the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea.Read more