Mar


18

YMCA SPACE2… Closure Announcement

YMCA Newcastle are sad to announce the closure of our SPACE2… youth centre. In the eight years since we opened the centre we have loved working with all the young people that have come through our doors and supporting you all to become fantastic independent young adults. On average 1,250 young people visited SPACE2… every year,…

Mar


17

YMCA Newcastle COVID-19 Update

To ensure the safety of our service users, volunteers, customers and staff YMCA Newcastle are following the advice issued by the Government, NHS, local authorities and Public Health England to inform our strategy to deal with Coronavirus and COVID-19 over the following weeks and months. All of our services will be effected in some way….

Mar


3

YMCA Youth Services Campaign – Youth Services Funding at All Time Low

Young people believe youth services are vital in battle against crime, gang culture and loneliness, as funding reaches lowest point in a generation   A report released today by YMCA reveals that one in four young people (25%) feel so afraid of gangs they are unable to spend time with friends outside of school. This…

Dec


11

Sessional Youth Worker Vacancy

Booked sessions Pay is set at a pre-agreed hourly rate depending on the session content and duration. This is YMCA Newcastle’s 170th anniversary year and we and modernising our organisation for the future, do you have the skills, experience and ambition to help redesign and modernise our youth work services? We are seeking a number…

Dec


11

Youth Worker – Digital Programmes Vacancy

37.5 hours per week permanent contract Pay Scale E £16,282 – £21,020 depending on qualifications, skills and experience Holidays, pension, training and sickness benefits This is YMCA Newcastle’s 170th anniversary year and we and modernising our organisation for the future, do you have the skills, experience and ambition to help redesign and modernise our youth…

Dec


11

Charity Services Manager Vacancy

37.5 hours per week permanent contract £36,726 annual salary Holidays, pension, training and sickness benefits This is YMCA Newcastle’s 170th anniversary year and we are modernising our organisation for the future, do you want to be part of it? We are seeking an outcome and results focused, creative and dynamic service manager to plan and…

Nov


13

A Sparkling 170th Anniversary Celebration

On Tuesday 29th October, YMCA Newcastle celebrated their 170th anniversary as Newcastle’s oldest young people’s charity at The Assembly Rooms, Newcastle. The venue also hosted the charity’s first ever meetings in 1849. The evening featured an exhibition of the charity’s work over the last 170 years and musical performances from young people. Guests included the…

Nov


8

Young People Create Poetry To Explore Geordie Dialect

Young people from YMCA Newcastle have delved into their Geordie heritage as part of National Lottery Heritage Funded project. They have researched Geordie icons and discovered the history of Tyneside. More recently they have been working with a local language expert to explore the famous Geordie dialect. The young people have created a series of…

Oct


1

A Sailing Success!

    9 young people have recently returned from this year’s sailing expedition! They had to battle some rough waters and bad weather, but they all pushed through to the end. The expedition was made possible thanks to various funders, ensuring the trip was fully covered! Funders who supported this years’ expedition were: St. Hilda’s…