BBC Children in Need has awarded Youth Options a grant of £69,338 to deliver after school and holiday activities for looked after children, aged 5 to 12 years old, in Southampton over three years. Activities will include arts, crafts, drama, and sport, as well as practical skills like cooking and offering homework help. These activities will enable participants to develop social skills and improve their emotional wellbeing as well as having experiences that will broaden their horizons.