YMCA Newcastle is the oldest independent youth charity in Newcastle

We believe that every young person and all members of our community should be able to develop their full potential in body, mind and character.

What we do

YMCA Newcastle focuses on the following key areas of work

YMCA Newcastle COVID-19 Update

To protect our service users, staff and volunteers we are following the latest Government guidance as it is updated. Due to the ongoing situation there may be some disruption to our usual services. We are limiting the number of visitors to our centres, offering services online and over the telephone and delivering our work in socially distanced bubbles.

Our Exciting Projects

Find more of our projects and get involved

Last Year

We supported


members of our community to achieve their full potential

We supported


children young people to improve their fitness, health and wellbeing

We supported


young people to overcome a serious crisis such as abuse or homelessness


How you can get involved

Be a Volunteer

Our volunteering positions offer a great way for you to contribute to your local community.

Make a Donation

Without generous donations from our supporters, we could not provide our life-changing services.

Fundraise For Us

There are hundreds of unique, exciting ways that you can help YMCA Newcastle.

Find YMCA Newcastle

Contact us on 0191 2653132 and find us at 592–596 Welbeck Road, Walker, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE6 3AB