About this time one year ago, Paul Squires died. By cutting the main artery on his right wrist, he intended to end his life in the park where he had been sleeping rough for almost seven months.
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“Today wasn’t the best day, it was the best-best day! I liked all the games we played this week. Being out here is much better than playing on my PlayStation 4”.
YMCA, the world’s oldest and largest youth charity, has today opened its first Y:Cube development; an off-site manufactured housing project for single people in housing need, designed by renowned architecture practice Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners.
“Living in the Y:Cube will change my life completely,” says Wendy, one of the first of the 36 tenants to move in to the Y:Cube development on George Williams Court in Mitcham this autumn.
Jazz dancing, Latin rhythms, Bollywood, Tap and Tango… One of the things that make the Health & Wellbeing services at the YMCA so unique is the sheer amount of dance classes on our timetable.
YMCA St Paul’s Group would not have been the same if it wasn’t for all our fabulous volunteers who give so much of their time and expertise in everything from Children’s Work to Catering to the Health & Wellbeing services.
In 2014 Y Care International launched an exciting new overseas volunteering opportunity for all 18 to 25 year olds, through the International Citizen Service (ICS).