Element Society is an independent youth-led charity that has empowered over 4,000 young people to change their lives and their communities since 2013. Find out more...

NCS Sheffield with Element Society

NCS Sheffield - Sure, you could Netflix-binge your way through summer... but if you want to squeeze more out of the long break, get yourself on NCS.


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Our Projects

We work towards achieving our goals as an organisation by running lots of different projects, ranging from 4 week residential and skills-building programmes, to outreach youth work. You can find out about all our projects here.


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Our Impact

Element wants to make an impact on young people so they can make an impact on the world, so it's important that we track our progress. Here are some statistics on and tributes to the work we've done so far since we started in 2013.



Our Partners

As a charity, we rely on funding and support from loads of lovely organisations and businesses. You can find out more about the people who support us here - who knows, it might even give you some ideas of how you can support us too!


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Get involved

Want to be part of what Element Society does? You can get involved in plenty of different ways: check here if you want to work for us, volunteer with us or fundraise for us! Want to help in another way? Call us on 0114 2999 210, or email [email protected]



As Seen On...

It's always nice to know that your work is being recognised, here's some of the places our good work for the benefit of Sheffield and it's young people has been featured. You can also find our media pack here for if you'd like to feature us!


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Our Impact


Of young people we work with feel more confident about themselves after being with us - we have a positive impact on young people!


Hours of volunteering work Element Society programmes have contributed to Sheffield - that's worth nearly £1.2million!


Of the young people we work with are from Black, Asian, Minority Ethnic and Refugee backgrounds - we are truly diverse!

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Latest News

  • What's on at Element

    Element Society is delighted to be opening up again, and we have plenty going on for you to get involved in! This is the place to be to check out all the opportunities we have at the moment! Read more

  • Over 1,000 Sheffield pupils supported by NCS School Support

    NCS Sheffield - Element Society has partnered with Sheffield United Community Foundation and Sheffield Wednesday to provide curriculum support to over 1,000 Sheffield College students. Read more

  • #RightNow #NeverMoreNeeded

    This month Element stands alongside other charities to tell the government to support the third sector more. Element may be bucking the trend but many organisations are fighting for survival. It is our job to help their voice be heard. Read more

Upcoming Events

  • The Identity Project - Session 1

    Open to BAMER men aged 16-29 and free to attend. 29th April, 5:00-6:30 at Element HQ. Read more

  • The Identity Project - Session 2

    Open to BAMER men aged 16-29 and free to attend. 6th May, 5:00-6:30 at Element HQ. Read more

  • NCS Sheffield Keep Warm 2!

    Fancy a little taster of NCS to get you in the mood for summer? Want to meet some other NCS participants? Come along to our FREE online keep warm event! Read more


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