Free youth activities and projects providing safe and inviting spaces for young people and the community.
Dickerage Sports and Community Centre offers a variety of activities and clubs to all ages. Young people also have the chance to gain qualifications. We have also have large adventure playground.
The centre’s facilities include:
- five-a-side football
- mountain play tower
- under 8s play area: slides, swings and climbing frame
- multi-use games area
- a newly refurbished skate park
Our enthusiastic and qualified staff run a variety of activities including sports, arts and crafts, life skills, music and dance, and a range of workshops.
Our services for young people during this period.
On Monday 22 of February, the Prime Minister announced a roadmap out of lockdown and a 4-step plan to ease lockdown in England
Information and updates on our services and how each of the steps will affect them will be posted here.
Our social media channel details are listed below and provide frequent updates.
Youth Centres – Face to face centre-based youth work for under 18’s has now resumed. Support is still being offered to vulnerable young people over 18 online and in person.
Youth Services across England are currently at the Amber Readiness Level.
All our services for young people will comply with the Managing youth sector activities and spaces during COVID-19 regulations agreed with the government and the National Youth Agency and endorsed by Public Health England and the Health and Safety Executive.
Also, check out our Digital Youth Centre pages.
Youth Activities & Playground Timetable
YMCA@Dickerage Virtual Community Centre
Check out our new Digital Youth Centre
Join in with our online activities, resources, and games. Here you’ll find some ways to connect, learn, and play.
Activities from our Partner Organisations
Southside Theatre Company
Southside Theatre Company have a range of sessions and resources
Check out their website
Fulham kicks: Unfortunately, the Session at Kingsmeadow has temporally stopped but we will keep you updated on our feed once they return.
Check out their website for more info
Here are some other links to some interesting & useful things to look at this week online
- If your child is out of school, Chatter Packs have an amazing selection of leaning resources for all ages
- Check out the BBC iPlayer for some amazing live lessons being streamed over the internet Read more about it here.
- Check out this website for great things to do including Museum Tours
- Learn a language free on Duolingo, they also have a great smart phone app. Even if it’s just to say hello in Chinese.
The impact of Covid19 on the lives of young people.
A young man from one of our youth projects talks to Dan, a youth worker about his experiences of the first Lockdown.