We offer a range of opportunities for you to learn about issues, connect with each other and tackle social problems.
Active involves activity-based mentoring and activity days as part of Branch Up. Find out more here.
Libraries Plus is a branch of Schools Plus, with homework clubs hosted at local libraries by university student tutors.
Code Plus develops primary school pupils’ creativity and coding abilities through sessions with student volunteers. Find out more here.
Branch Up supports local disadvantaged children by connecting them with student mentors on activity days. Find out more here.
Schools Plus helps young people to achieve their academic potential by matching them with university student tutors. Find out more here.
Empower is a 1:1 mentoring scheme which matches university student mentors with school students at risk of underachieving. Find out more here.
LinkAges takes the loneliness out of old age by connecting students to opportunities to help local older people. Find out more here.
BioCycle is Southampton's first student-led food waste recycling scheme! Find out more here
Portswood Rec maintains portswood recreation ground gardens for the community to enjoy. Find out more here
We are also able to support new student-led projects - email firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any idea to make a difference in your local community! Code Plus and Libraries Plus both started as incubated projects and there's plenty of potential to turn your ideas into reality.
Critical Engagement Events
The Sustainable Development Festival (coming soon..) brings together students and experts for a weekend of interactive sessions focused on local and global environmental and global development challenges.
Check out our What's On page and keep up to date with all of our latest events by signing up to our mailing list here.