The offers for young people this winter

New Year’s ski camp for young people in Valbella (Grisons) from 26/12/2018 to 04/01/2019

An extremely varied programme awaits participants in the mountains of Grisons. As well as skiing or snowboarding lessons in small groups and a highly diverse fringe programme, there will also be time to make new friendships. Those taking part will be looked after by a well-trained and highly motivated team of leaders. This offer is aimed at young people aged 15 to 18. Cost: CHF 950 and 

Winter sports camp for adults in Saas-Grund (Valais) from 27/12/2018 to 05/01/2019

We’re offering a cool camp for young adults for the third time in the winter holidays. This year’s skiing and snowboarding camp is taking place in Saas-Grund in the Valais Alps. Cost: CHF 950

For a preview of the accommodation and ski resort, visit: and

German course in Berne and French course in Bienne from 07/01 to 18/01/2019

Four lessons of language teaching in the morning, joint activities in the afternoon and a welcoming host family. We encourage participants to learn German or French as one of the four national languages or to improve their existing language skills on an intensive course. Course costs: CHF 1,500 (34 lessons, including host family and Swiss Travel Pass)


The Youth Service has funding available to provide support for financially disadvantaged participants. Applications can be made under the following link: www.swisscommunity

Registration start date

Registration for the winter sports offers begins on 8 September 2018.

Further information on the offers and registration can be found on our website

Youth Service contact details / +41 31 356 61 00

Offers from partners:

Schweizer Jugend Forscht (Swiss Youth in Science):


Federal Youth Session:

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