• TEXT SIZE

Latest News

Trade an old jacket for a new one and help YMCA

Mountain Warehouse, the UK’s largest outdoor retailer, is launching a new charity initiative to support YMCA – Jacket In.

Find out more


YMCA marathon runners hit new heights for youth charity

Virgin Money London Marathon runners put their best foot forward this weekend as they raised a record of almost £60,000 for the world’s largest youth charity, YMCA. Find out more


YMCAs across London call on Mayoral candidates to put young people first in Manifesto for May’s election

Young people from across the capital are calling on the next Mayor of London to combat low wages, rising levels of rough sleepers and a lack of housing caused by wasted brownfield land in the first ever YMCA in London Manifesto.

Find out more


Young people question MP in Youth Homeless Parliament

More than 100 current or formerly homeless young people attended Parliament to debate housing and youth issues with Government (Tuesday 15 March).

Find out more


YMCAs join forces to launch Manifesto for a new Wales

YMCAs across Wales have created their first ever Manifesto ahead of this year’s national Assembly elections.

Find out more


‘What Matters Most’ – young people tell YMCA of stark job and education fears ahead of this month’s Budget

With less than two weeks to go until the Budget, young people have told the world’s largest youth charity, YMCA, that a lack of access to jobs and quality education were their biggest concerns growing up in Britain in 2016.

Find out more


YMCA mourns the passing of former National Secretary, Sam Johnston

It is with great sadness that we publish notice that Sam Johnston OBE, former National Secretary of YMCA England, passed away peacefully in his sleep on Tuesday 16 February at the age of 83-years-old, .

Find out more


Young people call for UK to stay in Europe, says latest YMCA survey

Almost three quarters of young people want to stay in the European Union, according to research from the largest youth charity in the world, YMCA.

Find out more


YMCA counselling service officially extended across Kent

West Kent YMCA has officially extended its in-house Talk-2-Us counselling service following a huge increase in demand from individuals and organisations across the county.

Find out more


YMCAs across Great Britain support young people to ‘Get Set’ for Community Action

YMCAs all over Great Britain are proud to be a delivery partner for Get Set for Community Action, a new UK-wide programme designed to help 14 to 19-year-olds improve the health of their communities.

Find out more


Quick links