We had a wonderful day at YMCA Hawker on 19 May, welcoming everyone, talking about inclusivity and promoting diversity.
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The Hamptons’ Carnival takes place on Saturday 10 June, 12pm-4pm at Nursery Green Park and in Hampton Square, next to YMCA White House.
YMCA St Paul’s Group is calling on local political candidates to listen to the voices of young people who have been given a platform in this year’s General Election through a national YMCA manifesto.
To mark our Founder’s Day celebration, YMCA St Paul’s Group staff and residents are walking from the centres in Kingston, Wimbledon and Walthamstow to St Paul’s Cathedral churchyard, along with staff from YMCA West London.
Experience our NEW world-class power bikes from Stages Cycling!
On Friday 17 March, 40 young people gathered together at Holy Trinity Church to sleep out overnight, to raise funds in support of the Merton Winter Night Shelter.
Our Employment and Life Skills workshop is a Big Lottery-funded initiative, seeking to improve the employability of people with a disability and mental illness, as well as teaching invaluable life skills. The workshop sessions are free, interactive and great fun, led by inspirational Paralympian runner Tim Prendergast.
International tennis player Erika Campbell has joined our gym at YMCA Wimbledon to keep fit as part of her training program. We are thrilled to welcome this aspiring young player (she is just 15 years old).
On a cold snowy evening in January, we dropped by the night shelter at St Winefride’s church hall in Wimbledon, to catch up with Night Shelter Co-ordinator Nicki Zisman, the team of volunteers and our guests.
People are being encouraged to pledge to make a healthy New Year’s resolution to help towards a healthy nation.