What we do

Getting ready to face the world

Building confidence through learning to sail

Transforming lives

No other charity offers such a wide range of water-based training and education; encouraging, supporting and inspiring young people of all ages, abilities and social and ethnic backgrounds. All young people are within our target irrespective of background.

However the very heart of our charitable aim is to focus on those harder to reach, invariably disadvantaged young people, who for a variety of reasons may not ordinarily be able to access the sorts of opportunities that we offer.

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UKSA changes people. It changed me. It can change you and show you what you can do with your life. Before UKSA I didn’t know what I was going to do – I thought I was going to do nothing with my life. As soon as I found UKSA, I was like, ‘This is what I want to do with my life!

Perry Anderson -Instructor/Watersports Instructor Traineeship

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