News

If you’d like to know more about the work we do then please contact us to arrange a visit. We would love to show you around, demonstrate what we do, and tell you about how you can help contribute to future YMCA success stories.

Fender Comes Around

Last Sunday we welcomed the cast and crew of Liam Fender’s new music video – Time Comes Around, into Cafe 1879. It was an honour to see our cafe so vibrant and Bedford Street become home to obscure sights, Shields’ finest, and lots of passers-by looking confused.

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The Journey Begins

Following a nomination from YMCA North Tyneside, Charlie Mood, our HR Assistant is now going on the exciting journey as a YMCA Youth Ambassador!

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Easter in North Shields

Half term is always an exciting time for children; they get a well needed break from school and can indulge in some fun activities, however some families living below the breadline struggle to afford the luxury of a day out.

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Half Term Fun

Our Jarrow youth group has had a busy time lately in the build up to the end of March (more to come on that later!).

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Jarrow Animates LGBTQ+ Issues

Our popular Central Jarrow Detached Youth Project was successful in securing funds from the Violence Reduction Unit in a bid to create a short animated video on LGBTQ+

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YWCA-YMCA Week of Prayer 2022

The 13 – 19th November is the World YWCA and World YMCA Week of Prayer. These sibling organisations, among other things, organise opportunities to unite their local associations around the world on important issues.

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Our Impact

Each year, YMCA North Tyneside takes time to reflect on the successes of the previous 12 months and celebrates the results of its charitable work.

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Y’s Girls

The Y’s Girls project addresses key issues faced by vulnerable young females aged 9 to 14 years of age. Volunteer mentors are identified from the local community and paired with young girls in need of a positive relationship with an adult.

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