Who are we

In East Devon District we're committed to supporting, motivating and empowering our young people and volunteers to go further and push the boundaries so we can all have amazing Scouting experiences, make friends and develop #SkillsForLife.

We're registered with Charity Commission for England and Wales, number 301078.

Three Scouts talking around a campfire

Scouting across East Devon

Our district is made up of 10 scout groups based in the towns and villages across east Devon. Our volunteers offer loads of opportunities for young people to have amazing adventures. We run weekly sessions, camps, activities, and lots more.

 

Our Groups run Beaver Colonies, Cub Packs, and Scout Troops and are based in: Axminster, Beer, Colyton, Honiton, Lym Vale, Ottery St Mary, Seaton, Sid Vale, Tipton St John, and Whimple.

East Devon region

Beavers

6 years - 8 years

We hop, skip and jump our way through lots of different games and activities and have lots of fun along the way!

Cubs

8 years - 10 and half years

Being a cub is all about growing and learning in small but mighty ways.

Scouts

10 and half years - 13 years

Week in and week out, our scouts meet to conquer the small task of changing the world.

Explorer Unit

14 yrs - 18 yrs

Try more. See more. Do more. At Explorers, you'll stand on your own two feet, and make memories to last a lifetime.

 

We have Units based in 5 of our Scout Groups and we have a Young Leader Programme

Network Unit

18 yrs - 25 yrs

The fun doesn’t stop when you’re an adult! In Network, you can have adventures, travel, achieve your gold DofE and Queens Scout Award. And you can volunteer - running activities for young people or helping behind the scenes.

Scout Active Support Unit

(SASU)

A group of volunteers who support our Groups, Units and District. Activities, camps, fundraising – you name it they do it! Flexible volunteering that fits with other commitments.

Our team