Award winning YMCA Burton

A number of staff and volunteers attended the Annual Youth Matters Awards Ceremony hosted by YMCA England & Wales on Friday 5th November. Over 350 people gathered in a Central London Hotel representing YMCAs from across England & Wales. The host for the event was Paul Sinha one of the masterminds from “The Chase”. He very […]

New vacancies!

We currently have the following vacancies:   -Support and Engagement Worker -Positive Move On Worker -Night Support Supervisor -Night Support Worker   Please send an email to Maxine at for more details,   #Charity #CharityJobs #CharityWork #YMCA #YMCABurton

Tom Celebrating 25 years of service

Our Tom is celebrating 25 years of working at YMCA Burton today!!! For all those that know him, they will understand what an amazing man he is – always so thoughtful and helpful and super knowledgeable about everything! Thanks for all that you do for us Tom! #Charity #CharityWork #CharityWorker #YMCA #YMCABurton

We need your vote!

We have been selected as one of the charities to vote for in the Asda Green token giving campaign this month. Instead of the usual green tokens you get given in-store, you can now vote online so we would appreciate a little vote from you if possible!… Thank you! #Charity #CharityTuesday #AsdaGreenToken #YMCABurton #YMCA […]

Help us by nominating us!

You could help us win £1,000 – simply click on the following link:– Then click on: “Nominate a Charity”– Type in our charity number: 1077798– Select “Poverty” in the drop down boxThen fill out your details and submit! You might be the winning vote! Thank you


We have just announced details for our next online event! Please join us for our online zoom quiz on Tuesday 18th May. Teams of up to 4 players (You will all need to be in the same room/garden to play. (Lockdown rules due to change 17th May) No fee to register but an opportunity to […]

YMCA Burton’s longest member of staff retires

Kath Stokes has been working as an ancillary team member since YMCA Burton since 1988. She has helped change the lives of hundreds of residents and rough sleepers who have come through its doors. She joined the Charity shortly after it opened the first Housing Project in the town for young people called Milton House. […]

YMCA pays tribute to Lord Frank Judd

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 […]

Shops re-open!

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!