About YPI

YPI is Scotland’s biggest youth and philanthropy initiative programme that empowers young people to make a difference in their local community.

By choosing to represent Re-engage at your school, you're helping ensure that every older person suffering from social isolation and loneliness will get the chance to form new friendships in their communities, and break out of the devastating cycle of social isolation.

People who suffer from loneliness have


higher risk of an earlier death


Increased chance of developing clinical dementia

Here are some of the resources you may need

About us
Our history and mission

Our 'Fast Facts'

We can also provide you with

  • Facts about our work in your area and plans for new groups near you
  • The opportunity to attend a tea party and speak to the older guests, volunteers and staff
  • Literature and other publicity material

On completion of the programme, you will be presented with a Youth Involvement Certificate and invited to join the Youth Ambassador scheme.

If you would like to speak with your local representative, please get in touch with our Scotland Team.

Contact us

We have teams across the UK and our national office is in London.


2 Grosvenor Gardens


0800 716543

Office phone:

020 7240 0630