It is with great sadness that YMCA learns of the passing of Lord Frank Judd. Lord Judd was the President of YMCA England between 1996 and 2005 and was a passionate advocate for young people. He spoke hundreds of times in Parliament about the need to provide positive support and interventions in young people’s […]
Our Four shops have all re-opened now! Anti bac gel, one way systems and social distancing measures all in place so please do pop along and see our friendly staff and volunteers – they have missed you dearly!
New analysis by YMCA England and Wales shows that Local Authority spending on youth services in 2019/20 in England was £372.12m, a further reduction of 6% year-on-year. This means that since 2010/11 funding for youth services has been cut by 73%. Not only do these continued cuts come at a time when demand for youth […]
Read our latest blog by our Chaplain Grace here Grace talks about the tradition of Pancake day and new beginnings #pancakes #pancakeday2021 #Charity #CharityBlog
27,045 meals were given out by our Foodbank during 2020 – thank you everyone who helps to support it. If you need to access our foodbank, it is open seven days a week and available from our Reconnect building. Click here for more details on our Foodbank #Foodbank #Charity
Just a little update from us…. – We are still open for food parcels – We are still open for rough sleepers winter provision (call 0800 1303415 for details on how to access this) – We are still open for Food donations only – Our furniture shops are currently closed and cannot […]