The YMCA Europe Camping Group provides a platform for member organizations to share best practices, resources, and experiences in camping. The network also organizes training programs, workshops, and exchange programs for camping professionals and volunteers. Through its activities, the organization aims to provide high-quality camping experiences that promote personal growth, social integration, and environmental awareness among young people.
In addition to its work with member organizations, the YMCA Europe Camping Group also advocates for the value of camping as a tool for youth development and social change. The organization actively promotes the benefits of camping to policymakers, funders, and the wider public, and collaborates with other organizations to advance the field of outdoor education and youth development.