Our priorities for the year ahead

Did you know that you work within one the oldest and largest youth charities in the world! Founded during the industrial revolution, YMCA staff have been responsible for inventing both basketball and volleyball, wearing poppies on Remembrance Sunday and we’ve...

Y:Youth

Our Young People team have been successfully delivering the Y:Youth programme in the Lancaster area since 2015 and recently secured £232,000 from the National Lottery Community Fund (formerly the Big Lottery Fund) to continue delivery for a further 3 year period....

NCS sponsored walk for Lakeside

Fylde Coast YMCA’s local NCS Youth Board were challenged by the NCS trust to continue their social action after they had finished programme. Throughout the process, a team of 10 graduates began to plan an event, working closely with Anne Hedley to gain some top tips....

A message from John

Welcome to Y:Hub our new App that is going to help us improve how we communicate across the organisation. As you will see the design of Y:Hub is fairly simple and importantly will give all of you access to the latest news stories from different parts of the...

‘New for 2019’

2019 will see us open our ‘world class’ School & Youth building which will be the focal point of a new dedicated zone for children and young people here at Lakeside. Purpose-built to accommodate schools and youth groups, the new Centre will have 192 beds, dining,...