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YMCA Youth Programmes Updates

Free youth activities and projects providing safe and inviting spaces for young people.

Working across the London Boroughs of Ealing, Hillingdon, Harrow and beyond, the YMCA Youth Programmes team is based at YMCA Hayes and also works out of YMCA South Ealing and YMCA Roxeth Gate in Harrow.

Experienced and qualified youth workers and coaches are there to provide advice and guidance and run a range of activities for young people to grow, develop and reach their full potential.

We provide a range of activities for children and young people aged 5 – 21+ throughout the year. Our current regular weekly activities are tailed in the timetable contained in our weekly newsletter below. Other targeted programmes such a the Get On Track Employability Course run at different times during the year.

Covid 19 : Temporary changes to the way deliver our services

Please note all face to face youth activity sessions are suspended until further notice. We will begin to reopen services when Lockdown measures are eased and it is safe to do so.

The service is currently operating virtual sessions online and digital contact via Zoom meetings, video and telephone calls and SMS text messages.
Please see the weekly updates and timetable below.

Please visit our social media pages for further information and helpful links during this time.


Join us in this new challenge. To succeed you need to throw the ball up in the air and clap as many times as you can before being able to catch the ball without dropping it. How many can you do?

The Challenge in full


  1. Throw the ball in the air.
  2. Clap as many times as you can while ball is in the air.
  3. Catch the ball to complete the challenge.

How many claps did you manage to do?
Send us clips of you trying out the challenge. You can send, tag, or mention us in your stories.
Enjoy and good luck!
#clapcatchchallenge #fun #foralltoenjoy #ymcaspg #ballcatch #throwclapcatch #challenge

Get Involved:

Get your friends, family and others involved
Visit us on Instagram youth_west or Facebook page for more details and to take part.

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Contact us

YMCA Youth Programme – Ealing, Hillingdon & Harrow
George Bergin
YMCA Hayes
72-74 Station Road, Hayes UB3 4DQ | T 07817 359957| E