Isle of Wight Youth Trust

Listening to the under 25s

The Youth Trust is a charitable, independent and professional organisation offering counselling, advice, information and support services to young people aged 25 and under on the Isle of Wight and, in some cases, their parents or carers.

The services provided are delivered by an experienced and qualified team who follow the National Guidelines for Counselling, offering a fast, flexible and confidential service to young people who are experiencing difficulties. The Youth Trust has been working on the Isle of  Wight for over 25 years and has made a positive input to the wellbeing of people locally. 

If you feel you could do with our help, or know someone who could, please contact us and we'll be pleased to help.

Isle of Wight Radio Auction

On Monday, 29 February, Isle of Wight Radio is hosting a charity auction in aid of the Isle of Wight Youth Trust.

You will be able to bid on items over eBay from Friday, 19 February and tune into Isle of Wight Radio for updates on which items are ending when.

One very special prize, two centre court tickets for the Wimbledon Men's Singles Final and lunch with two former Wimbledon players will be carried out live on air.

You can bid on all other items on eBay - there's something for everyone! 

You can also preview our amazing auction items below.

Auction Items

Men's Wimbledon Finals Experience donated by The Royal Hotel- including two centre court tickets for the Men's Singles Final on Sunday 10, July 2016. The day will begin with coffee on arrival at 10.30am, followed by a fantastic lunch with two former Wimbledon players, before the scheduled programme begins at 2pm. To bid, text IWTENNIS along with your name and bid to 81222.Terms and Conditions apply. Tickets are non-transferable and must be used by the winning bidder and their guest - under no circumstances are they able to be sold on.  Winner will be announced on Tuesday, 1 March 2016.

Stay in Snt Gervais - 200m from the ski lift. Stay in a flat  for up to  four people(one bunk bed and one double). First or second week in March only. Clients must insure their own contents. Donated by The Royal Hotel .

Cocktail Master Class at The Little Gloster with Canapés for up to 10 people.  Owner, Ben Cooke, will teach you how to shake, stir and perfect 4 cocktails - A Classic Collins, Espresso Martini, Bloody Mary, Classic Martini. While Head Chef, Jay Santiago and his team, serve you some delectable canapés using some of the best Island produce.

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Island Midwives' Postnatal Care PackageTwo antenatal visits to plan care then first visit the day you come home or day of babies birth, then 10 visits over next 4 weeks.

Croatian Getaway. A week's stay in a 2 Bedroom apartment (sleeps 6) in Sutivan on Island of Brac Croatia - directly opposite Split - A minutes' walk to the beach, sea views, private outdoor area. Available in May or June 2016.

Miniature immortality at Godshill model Village. Have a model made of yourself, a friend or family member to become a member of the Model Village Cast.

Signed Manchester United Ball. A Manchester United Ball signed by the treble winning team of 1999 including the signatures of David Beckham, Teddy Sherringham and Sir Alex Ferguson. Displayed in a glass case. Donated by Alan & Sarah Hamilton of Newtown.

Amazing Venues all access pass for 2 (weekday only) to No Man's Fort including boat transfers. Step aboard the inspiring No Man's Fort and discover the hidden wonder of this incredible Victorian sea fortress. Discover the multi-million pound refurbishment which has gently enhanced the fort's original features, transforming it into one of the world's most incredible hotels. Three times the size of the nearby Spitbank Fort, No Man's Fort offers an array of activities and adventure with bars, restaurants, shops and even a giant Laser Battle arena.


Isle of Wight Zoo Family Pass. Family Pass for two adults and up to three children. The Isle of Wight Zoo is a family-run zoo with a special interest in tigers and lemurs. The zoo was built within the ruins of a Victorian Fort built to guard Sandown's coast, which means we face one of the Isle of Wight's nicest beaches. Once upon a time the zoo owners used to walk tiger cubs on the beach, and we're still famous locally for it. Nowadays,they focus on looking after older tigers and giving them a happy retirement.

Amazon Kindle Voyage, the very latest Amazon Kindle donated by Wightfibre. The thinnest Kindle ever, with new flush-front bezel design, a battery which lasts weeks, not hours. Includes: Amazon Limited Edition Amazon Leather Case - Crafted from premium leather featuring a rugged patina and smooth finish, with a microfibre interior to protect. 

Adventure Activities archery. Two vouchers for archery with Adventure Activities.


Paddle Steamer Waverley Family Pass. Waverley is the last seagoing Paddle Steamer in the World! When you step on-board you are stepping back to a time when Paddle Steamers were an important part of coastal passenger and excursion trade. 

Meal for two at The Cow Co. Enjoy a meal for two at the Cow Co at Tapnell Farm.

BeCalmed Spa 'lock in'. Enjoy time relaxing with friends at BeCalmed Well-being and Medi Spa. The package is for up to 6 people and includes: Glass of bubbly on arrival, canapés, exclusive use of BeCalmed facilities, 2 taster treatments and ESPA Gift set.



Isle of Wight Pearl Experience. Meet the designers and learn to make your own pearl bracelet and take it home (genuine freshwater pearls)

Festive Fires Children's Birthday Party. Want something different for your child on their birthday? This is ideal for children between the ages of 5 - 16. Festive Fires provide a genuine Wild Birthday experience for the Participant to include, Wilderness team games, Fire making, Shelter building, Buffet style lunch, wild snacks, squash, Tea and coffee for the parents and maybe a little gift to take home with you. (3hrs for up to 8 children).

Nesting tables from Readers Interiors. A gorgeous Whitwell Oak nest of 2 tables. Pick up from Newport.

Lily's Dance - Dance Fit Package. Four dance fit sessions for you and a friend- available at three locations- Cowes, Sandown and Ventnor.

High Adventure Paragliding Tandem Paragliding Taster. This flight would most likely be 20 min duration, but you will often be on the hill a while longer. The hill you will fly from will depend on the weather of the day. You will often meet on the hill but, may also meet at the High Adventure Paragliding base in Yarmouth. 

Hoopfinity Hula Hoop. Handmade dance hoop/ colour shifting/changing graphic hoop PLUS a free taster session in a Hoopfinitity class (fitness or Dance).


Four Seasons Cookery Academy one to one cooking class. Learn to make bread, pasta, baked goods or vegetarian dishes in a private lesson with the option to have the teacher come to your home. Everything is made with handwritten (nutritional recipes). 

A full day of Airsoft Combat. 5 x double passes to play a full day of airsoft combat at Island Recon, Isle of Wight. At an incredible location on the Isle of Wight. You will receive a Full face mask, hire gun , 1000 rounds, light lunch, tea and coffee

A year's supply of Coffee at PO41 Coffee House, Yarmouth. Get your coffee fix for a whole year! Up to two artisan coffees a week for 52 weeks at PO41 Coffee House.


Fresh flowers from Bartletts Farm Flowers.  Beautify your home or work place, or treat someone you love with an Island grown fresh seasonal flower bouquet from Bartletts Farm Flowers.

Horse riding at Sally's Riding School. Enjoy a ride at one of two sites depending on the time of year - in the Winter months, September to May, in Bembridge at the Stables and in the Summer months, at the idyllic nodes point Park Resorts holiday site in St Helens.

Set of brochures from the 2015 BAFTA Film Awards. The Film Awards brochure is given to all attendees on the night. Inside the cover, Quentin Falk interviews , one of the UK's most feted and distinctive filmmakers - Mike Leigh OBE. Tim Murray looks at this year's Outstanding British Contribution to Cinema recipient; BBC Films, who have supported some of the UK's most acclaimed films.Chris Floyd's photographic essay showcasing Women in Film Today; a celebration of the industry's best and brightest stars both in front of and behind the camera.Expert film critics share their thoughts on each of 2015's Best Film nominees.

Wyatt and Jack clutch bag. Starsky SNR. [extra large clutch bag] Made from upcycled bouncy castle vinyl PVC, with appliqué post box detail and zip fastening.


Signed photograph of  King of the Jungle Carl 'Foggy' Fogarty and Jake Quickenden. Carl Fogarty - World Superbike racing legend and winner of   the fourteenth series of I'm a Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here! in 2014. Picture is of Foggy with Jake Quickenden who came second in the series - signed by Carl Fogarty.

McLaren Racing Team gear. An assortment of McLaren Racing Team gear including a Technical Team JacketMcLaren - The Wins Book Racing 1964 - 2012 Hardback 2nd Edition, Men's Technical Team T-shirt , zip through sweat shirt and cap. Donated by Mark and Ria King.

Tatty Devine Raven Necklace in Gold Mirror.

Terms and condition apply. For more information consult individual eBay listings for each item.

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About the Youth Trust

The Youth Trust is a charitable, independent and professional organisation offering counselling, advice, information and support services to young people aged 25 and under on the Isle of Wight and, in some cases, their parents or carers.

Copyright: Isle of Wight Youth Trust | Charity Number: 1087163 | Company Number: 4149063

All photography generously donated by Emma Powell Bestival - Thank you!