Y's Girls

An early and preventative initiative, reducing the possibility of young people developing mental health issues in their future.

Healthy Habits

Access to Healthy Habits Resources. We offer support and can assist you in creating healthy habits for life.

Right Now

YMCA North Tyneside is helping hundreds of people in our local community and right now, we need your support.

Leave a Legacy

When the time is right for you to remember a charity in your will,please remember YMCA North Tyneside.

YMCA Day Nursery

Provides a welcoming, warm and safe environment in which your children are valued and their happiness, enthusiasm and individuality are fostered.

YMCA GYM

Based in the heart of North Shields, YMCA Gym boasts 3 impressive gym areas with a focus on community and wellbeing.

ROOM HIRE

We offer multiple spaces within our building available for private hire, treatment space, conferences, meetings, exhibitions, workshops, social events and more…

YMCA North Tyneside is a charity that has been dedicated to strengthening people in our local community since 1879.

YMCA enables people to develop their full potential in mind, body, and spirit. Inspired by, and faithful to, our Christian values, we create supportive, inclusive and energising communities, where young people can truly belong, contribute and thrive.

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YMCA: Right Now Appeal

As we all batten down for the third lockdown, YMCA North Tyneside is busy helping the local community through a number of ongoing projects happening all across the North East of England.

From youth workers hitting the streets to gym staff coming to a screen near you. find out what’s happening right now across the organisation.

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OUR REACH THIS QUARTER

Young people in training & education

YOUNG PEOPLE IN YOUTH ACTIVITIES

Children growing in our nursery

Young people using our gym FACILITIES

YOUNG PEOPLE IN SUPPORTED HOUSING

what we do

YMCA is a local charity dedicated to helping transform the lives of vulnerable young people throughout North Tyneside. We do this by providing a number of services for the public which helps us sustain our charitable outcomes. We currently house 36 young people in our supported accommodation and provide ongoing education and training to help them learn new skills and thrive as individuals.

TRAINING & EDUCATION

Our various programmes provide pre-employability activities and routes to employment for people of all ages who are looking to enhance their employment opportunities.

YOUTH, PLAY & COMMUNITY

Informal opportunities to support young people’s learning and development lies at the heart of YMCA’s approach to youth work, enabling young people to try new experiences.

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DAY NURSERY

As well as providing a safe and caring environment for children to learn YMCA Day Nursery strive to support families providing help and guidance for children and their guardians.

HEALTH &
WELLBEING

Whilst providing open access facilities for the general community to participate in, YMCA Gym targets young people and people with more complex health needs.

SUPPORTED ACCOMMODATION

YMCA North Tyneside provides a safe environment where young people learn to thrive as individuals and contribute to their local community through various training programmes.

Latest News

Kickstarting employment for 16 to 24 year olds

YMCA North Tyneside helps create a supportive, inclusive and engaging community where young people can truly belong, contribute and thrive. And as part of our mission, we have engaged in the government scheme ‘Kickstart’ which provides funding to create jobs for 16 to 24 year olds on Universal Credit who are at risk of long term unemployment.

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Keeping YMCA Staff Connected through Cuisine

Keeping YMCA Staff Connected through Cuisine

Last Friday, a number of YMCA staff grabbed their aprons and took to their kitchens for a group cooking session, courtesy of Ravenous Fox.
Like in many organisations, staff had seen very little of each other throughout the pandemic, particularly in group scenarios, so a good catch up was well overdue.

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Intergenerational Bingo

Intergenerational Bingo

On the evening of Wednesday 3rd March as part of the YMCA Healthy Habits programme, a group of young people from the YMCA organised and delivered a bingo evening for clients of Age UK.

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Sustainable Services

As a sustainable charity, we offer opportunities for lasting personal and social change. All of our programmes and activities are geared towards achieving this mission.

YMCA DAY NURSERY

YMCA Day Nursery provides a welcoming, warm, safe and secure environment in which your children are valued and their happiness, enthusiasm and individuality is fostered.

YMCA GYM

Based in the heart of North Shields, YMCA Gym boasts 3 impressive gym areas and over 60 classes every week including the latest from Les Mills.

YMCA CAFÉ

Serving up freshly prepared, homecooked food, our cafe is constantly bustling with coffee drinkers and sandwich lovers.

ROOM HIRE

Our historic building expands across three postcodes housing a number of meeting rooms available for hire.

PATTERDALE HALL ESTATE

Discover our lakeside accommodation offering charming chalets, lodges and plush camping grounds