It’s a good idea to review the different areas of your Scout Group from time to time as this helps you to ensure that everything is working well and going to plan. To assist you with the process this health check has been developed, its purpose is to help you celebrate all that is going well with your Group and to focus on areas that you would like to improve.

In order to make the most of this exercise you need to be open, honest and constructive.  This is vital and will enable you to make sure that the Scout Group continues to develop. Your Health check process should involve everyone connected to the running of the Group.  The check should be kept and considered on a regular basis – don’t just do it and forget it!


Step 1 - Gathering information