Mental Health Awareness Week 2024

We’ve drawn our #MHAW #raffle and will be contacting our lucky winners directly! #WeAreYPI #MindMeHappy

Easy Fundraising 2023 Advent Calendar

It’s that time of year, sign up to Easy Fundraising and see if you can win a prize and get a donation for us at the same time! https://www.easyfundraising.org.uk/prize/advent-calendar/

Turn Black Friday and Cyber Monday Shopping into a Lifesaving Mission with EasyFundraising.org.uk

Introduction:As the excitement for Black Friday and Cyber Monday grows, and we eagerly await the best deals on our favorite items, let’s pause and consider how we can make these shopping extravaganzas truly special. What if I told you that you could transform your shopping spree into a life-changing mission? Well, you can! This year, we urge you to use EasyFundraising.org.uk to support YPI Counselling, […]

Win Big, Give Bigger: Support YPI Counselling with the Basingstoke and Deane Community Lottery!

In a world filled with countless opportunities to win prizes and enjoy exciting experiences, what if we told you there’s a way to do all that while also making a positive impact on the lives of young people in need? The Basingstoke and Deane Community Lottery offers you a unique chance to do just that by supporting YPI Counselling, a charity dedicated to improving the […]

Celebrate Your Birthday with Purpose: Host a Facebook Birthday Fundraiser for YPI Counselling

Are you tired of the same old routine for your birthday every year? The cake, the balloons, the well-wishes on your Facebook wall—while these traditions are lovely, they can start to feel a bit repetitive. What if, this year, you could celebrate your special day in a way that not only makes you feel good but also brings positive change to the lives of others? […]

Yukon 1000 Team Fortune Favours the Brave Update

It has been two weeks since we returned back from the Yukon 1000 and I am currently sitting at my desk in Kuwait still trying to internalise the experience that Nick (an Army veteran friend) and I have just been through. We cannot quite remember who messaged who in 2019 to say “fancy doing the Yukon 1000?”, but our interest was piqued so Nick and I […]

Eligibility for Gift Aid on JustGiving Donations When Supporting YPI Counselling

Gift Aid is a tax relief scheme that allows UK charities to claim an extra 25% in tax on every eligible donation made by a UK taxpayer. This means that for every £100 you donate to YPI Counselling through JustGiving, the charity will receive an extra £25. To be eligible for Gift Aid, your donation must meet the following criteria: If your donation meets all […]

Dan Completed the race of a lifetime, the Yukon 1000

“Crossing the finish line at Dalton Highway I felt a mix of pure elation and relief (there may even been a tear or two as we stopped to compose ourselves before finishing)! The race is absolutely brutal, it is a 1000 miles along a beautiful river, but after paddling for 18 hours a day for 7 days, with the weather varying from torrential rain, electrical […]

Yukon1000: The Ultimate Challenge in Wilderness Endurance Racing

In the vast and rugged wilderness of Canada’s Yukon territory lies a race that pushes the boundaries of human endurance and determination. Welcome to the Yukon1000, an extraordinary canoe and kayak race that spans a gruelling 1,000 miles (1,600 kilometres) along the Yukon River. In this article, we will delve into the origins of the Yukon1000 race and explore the spirit of adventure that drives […]

Team Fortune Favours The Brave #Yukon1000

The Yukon 1000 is the world’s longest paddle race and is totally unsupported, meaning we have to carry all of our own kit, including all the food (in a bear barrel) we will need for 10 days, but we aim to complete the race in 8 days. We will canoe 1000 miles from Whitehorse in Canada along the River Yukon, up into the Arctic and […]