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Latest news

  • The Toon Army: Newcastle's Young People in WWI

    Thanks to the funding from the Heritage Lottery Fund, young people will venture 100 years into the past back to World War 1! The recent discovery of a plaque commemorating YMCA Newcastle beneficiaries who died 100 years ago while serving in World War 1 has inspired young people to begin their research project. Read more

  • The North East Charity Awards

    YMCA Newcastle staff recently attended The North East Charity Awards following the nomination of our social enterprise, Urban Mushrooms. The farm came 2nd place out of hundreds of applicants, being deemed as 'High Commended'. We would like so say a huge well done to all those involved with Urban Mushrooms for the hard work they have put in over the past 12 months! Read more

  • Youth led social action at YMCA Newcastle

    Thanks to #iwill funding YMCA Newcastle has been able to establish 2 youth led social action projects. Read more

  • #TruthAboutMe

    We believe in young people. See the truth. Celebrate the difference. Read more