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

Field and Forest pledge to support YMCA Newcastle social enterprises

Food manufacturers Field and Forest pledge to support Urban Mushrooms enabling us to provide even more employment opportunities to unemployed young people.Read more

Register for SleepEasy 2019

One night can make a lifetime of difference. Watch our video and register your interest to host your very own SleepEasy event in March 2019.Read more

Daft about Graft...

Check out our video to see how we are getting more young people into jobs!Read more

Handy-Person Volunteer Needed

We're looking for a volunteer with good DIY skills to help us look after our buildings.Read more

YMC A-hoy!

A group of 10 young people from our Walker Project have finished their 5 day sailing expedition! They have had to battle the wet and cold of the trip but fought through it to achieve their goalsRead more


Do you know the law when it comes to the age of consent and viewing sexual content?Read more

Discovering YMCA Newcastle's Young People From The Past

Can you help us with our research of 100 young men from YMCA Newcastle that lost their lives in WW1?Read more

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

Hungry No More!

Our goal was achieved! Over the summer holidays we have helped give children in the local community fresh fruit and hot meals to help end holiday hunger.Read more

Interview Top Tips

Read our top tips for shining at your first interview or securing your dream job.Read more

Be Real: Great Expectations Research

YMCA body confidence campaign Be Real releases new research exploring the cause of body image expectations.Read more

SleepEasy 2018: 6 Months On..

15 individuals from 4 different organisations slept rough for a night to raise funds for our homelessness prevention work. 6 months on this is how we spent the funds they raised.Read more

Young People Launch Social Media Campaign to Tackle Knife Crime

Young people at YMCA Newcastle are launching their own social media campaign to tackle knife crime across our regionRead more

YMCA Newcastle pledges to end youth holiday hunger

YMCA Newcastle pledges to end youth holiday hunger, but we need your help!Read more

YMCA Newcastle invites schools to take part in body confidence campaign

Download our schools Body Confidence Toolkit hereRead more

#IPledgeToBeReal: Be Real body confidence campaign

We're taking a stand against unrealistic body pressure! The Be Real Campaign has launched #IPledgeToBeReal asking the nation to fight against unrealistic beauty standards by signing up to its Body Image Pledge.Read more

Walker Park Baby & Toddler Group

Walker Park Baby & Toddler Group runs every Wednesday 10.30-12 in Walker Park Cafe & Centre.Read more

Become a Bizibodis Mentor!

Volunteer with our Bizibodis project and help children from the East End to improve their health & wellbeing.Read more

Back on the Road: YMCA Newcastle Gets New Mini-Bus

YMCA Newcastle is back on the road with a new mini-bus- thanks to the support of The Clothworkers' Foundation and other fundersRead more

YMCA Walker Takes Action!

A group of young people from YMCA Walker that are frustrated with both the lack of positive, affordable activities and the prejudice against young people in the area are embarking on a mission to improve the local area for the community and young people alike through great youth social action.Read more

YMCA Newcastle launch UNSTOPPABLE campaign to empower Newcastle's young women

YMCA Newcastle celebrates the centenary of women's right to vote and International Women's Day 2018 with the launch of the UNSTOPPABLE campaign. UNSTOPPABLE empowers Newcastle's young women to be happy, successful and confident.Read more