Don’t struggle for low cost ideas to keep the kids entertained and active throughout the October Half Term Holidays. At YMCA Fylde Coast, you will find everything from splashtastic Swimming Activities and fun-filled Multi-Sports Camps & Holiday Clubs to Harry’s Soft Play Area, Air Skate Park and YMCA Bowl offers.
Click here for more information regarding all our action packed kid’s activities and holiday clubs […]
Mental health difficulties among children and young people are common, and can be both persistent and damaging. #IAMWHOLE calls on individuals to stand together, united as a movement, against negative stereotypes and language surrounding mental health by challenging others and themselves about the words they use and learn more about the impact these stereotypes and insults can have. Despite increased awareness and recognition, young people all over the UK and Ireland are still subjected to stigma as a result of the mental health difficulties they are experiencing.
This year, the #IAMWHOLE campaign aims to raise increased awareness of mental health […]
Its National Fitness Day on Wednesday 26th September and your YMCA’s have joined forces with ukactive to celebrate physical activity in the UK.
So we’ve compiled a programme of free classes and activities to give you, your friends and family the chance to get moving and try something new this Autumn.
And, according to ukactive research, if you exercise in company you are more likely to stick at it due to the social atmosphere and camaraderie which creates a positive atmosphere and importantly helps us to have fun.
So what’s the FREE #Fitnessday Programme?
This weekend on Saturday the 8th September, 14 YMCA staff will be taking on the National 3 Peaks Challenge in 24 hours to raise funds for our Changing Young Lives Appeal. Our team of staff from YMCA Thornton, YMCA Housing, YMCA Lakeside and Central support have been training hard to prepare to climb Ben Nevis, Scafell Pike and Snowdon in 24 hours.
The team will be walking 23 miles (37km), climbing 3064 metres and driving 462 miles within 24 hours. If you would like to support the team you can sponsor them on JustGiving by clicking here
Good luck guys […]