Together, as the YMCA federation in England and Wales, we focus our work around the following key areas of work.

Family & Youth Work

Creating positive outcomes with children and young people in their communities, and support for families with nursery, daycare, holiday and year-round programmes.

Health & Wellbeing

Gyms, sport and recreation for fitness, and community hubs for classes, social connection and collaborations.


Providing a home and personalised support services for a fresh start in life.

Support & Advice

A safe place to talk and get help through guided groups, mentoring, counselling, and mental health services.

Training & Education

Opportunities to gain qualifications, skills and employment.
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Policy and Research

Our Policy and Research work aims at giving young people a voice.