We are an independent charity, established on the Fylde Coast since 1922

Our aim is to serve the communities where we are based by changing and enhancing the lives of as many people as possible

We work in 9 communities, manage 18 sites working across our 4 programme areas

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Stay up to date with the latest developments at YMCA Fylde Coast

YMCA Statement: HM Queen Elizabeth II

YMCA Statement: HM Queen Elizabeth II

On behalf of YMCA Scotland, YMCA Ireland and YMCA England & Wales:   “It is with great sadness that the YMCA family across all four nations acknowledge the passing of Her Majesty The Queen. “As we recognise this grave loss, we are reminded of Her Majesty’s...

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YMCA celebrates 100 years on the Fylde Coast

YMCA celebrates 100 years on the Fylde Coast

Celebrating a milestone birthday at the YMCA on the Fylde Coast took a community turn, thanks to some extraordinary young people. YMCA Fylde Coast was formed in 1922, and has since helped tens of thousands of people and good causes in the North West YMCA Fylde Coast...

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An Update on YMCA Kirkham

An Update on YMCA Kirkham

We hope this finds you well and we thank you for your patience and flexibility during the temporary closure of YMCA Kirkham. Losing such a popular and historic centre has been a big blow to the community. Please be assured it has always been the collective aim with...

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Cardiac Prevention and Rehabilitation Sessions in Wyre

Cardiac Prevention and Rehabilitation Sessions in Wyre

Wyre Council and Fylde Coast YMCA is working with local charity Heartbeat to bring cardiac rehabilitation sessions back to Wyre. The sessions will take place at Thornton YMCA.  Heartbeat is a charity that provides prevention, rehabilitation, support and education for...

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Fylde Coast YMCA CEO Retires

Fylde Coast YMCA CEO Retires

John Cronin has retired from Fylde Coast YMCA after 24 years as its CEO, with a career in the YMCA spanning over 27 years. John has built a legacy for Fylde Coast YMCA and the communities it serves since he moved to the Fylde area from Merseyside in the late 1990s....

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YMCA Poulton reopens on 2nd October 2021

YMCA Poulton reopens on 2nd October 2021

We are happy to announce YMCA Poulton will reopen on 2nd October 2021 As you are aware, the centre has been providing a crucial role for the community during the pandemic as a lateral flow test centre. This service will now conclude in early September, having been...

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Free Swimming for Children in FY7 at YMCA Fleetwood

Free Swimming for Children in FY7 at YMCA Fleetwood

Free swimming for children with an FY7 postcode is now available at YMCA Fleetwood throughout the school summer holidays and also includes Marine Splash! Children can also continue to access free swimming after school during term time. Thanks to the team at YMCA...

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Holiday Club for Kids

Holiday Club for Kids

Working in partnership with Lancashire, Wyre and Lancaster Council, YMCA Fleetwood, YMCA Thornton & YMCA Lancaster are running a free holiday club programme for children on free school meals. Come and enjoy fun activities, healthy meals and more! Funded by the...

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