School of Mission Youth Children and Families

Youth Children and Families

As the YCF Advisers team we can offer support in a range of areas, to individuals, parishes and deaneries.


On a range of topics, issues and policies relating to children, families and young people.


On employment of workers, strategy and vision, childrenswork and youthwork practice.

Training and Resourcing

High quality training and resourcing from centrally organised resourcing days on key issues, to bespoke local training engaging with your team and your context.


Keeping people up to date with the latest in the work of YCF ministry through our Facebook, Twitter, and Monthly mailing.

To subscribe to monthly mailing please contact Lynda Mumford:


We run a wide range of events for those involved in or interested in YCF ministry – from Deanery Aspire events, to Local Coffee Hubs, to the Chattabox Summer camp. A monthly events calendar is included with our monthly mailing.


We work to advocate for and with children and young people at a diocesan and national level.

Who do we work with?

We work with all those interested in YCF ministry – including, but not limited to, YCF workers and leaders, Church leaders, PCCs, Deaneries, Diocesan Structures.

As a team we seek to help parishes develop the 4 strategic priorities with and to children, families and young people, through their pMaps and dMaps.


Andy Saunders – Children’s and Families Adviser: / 01962 710 972




Sarah Long – Youth Adviser / 01962 710 971




Find us on Social Media

Twitter @ycfwin