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We make a difference - We change lives

Our unique leadership, team building and engagement programmes build character and resilience in young people from the ages of 7 to 18 and provides them with lasting, positive aspirations for the future. We have a proven impact on attendance, behaviour and other factors affecting learning which has led to increased levels of educational attainment.

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"We have been using Challenger Troop since Autumn 2013 at least once a year. It is a resounding success! The children are taken out of their comfort zone and flourish wholeheartedly. The self-confidence this brings is positive for them and their families. The impact on behaviour and achievement in school is excellent."
Ms I Martin, SENCO/Deputy Head Cambridge Road Primary School

Summer Challenge camp

Challenger Summer Camp 8th to 12th August 2016 – Book now

Book now for a residential week of exciting and challenging outward-bound activities, survival techniques and personal development skills for just £275 per person.  This opportunity is a 5 day, 4 night residential programme specifically designed to challenge young people from the ages of 10-16 years who would benefit from an outdoor camp experience with military-style discipline. Throughout […]


Roger Gough speaking at Challenger Troop

Leading KCC Cabinet Member visits Challenger Troop

We were delighted to welcome Cllr Roger Gough, Kent County Council Cabinet Member for Education and Health Reform, to Challenger Troop this afternoon to hear about our work with schools and community groups across Kent. He was also guest of honour at an awards ceremony where he heard about the achievements of some of our […]


My First day

My first day

This week, we are delighted to include a guest blog from one of our participants working with our Essex team, Alfie Rankin, aged 13, who writes about his first day on the Challenger Troop programme. Our First Day at Challenger Troop “On Wednesday 20th April, me and some other students from Langdon Hills CSS and […]


Chantelle Obstacle course

Chantelle’s Story

A short, but moving, account of how a brave 9-year-old has been growing in self-confidence and learning to overcome the frustrations of her many health problems, pushing well beyond her previous limitations. Read more…


Preparing for the trim trail

Essex school children give back

Essex schoolchildren learn the value of giving something back Pupils from schools across Essex have been helping in their community this week. Schoolchildren from Batchwood School in St Albans, Greensted Junior School in Basildon, Essex Children’s Support Service, William De Ferrers School in South Woodham Ferrers who are working with Challenger Troop CIC, have been […]


"Fostering a ‘Spirit of Adventure’ which improves attitudes towards learning, confidence and capabilities in the classroom"


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