Young Carers ID Card Scheme Launch

    Support for young carers with new ID card scheme   A new scheme to enable young carers in Cardiff and the Vale of Glamorgan to get the support and recognition they need has been launched today (Thursday, June 10), during Carers Week.   The Young Carers ID card is a national initiative to…



Cardiff YMCA Housing Association – Welsh Government Regulatory Interim Judgement 2021

Cardiff YMCA Housing Association – Interim Regulatory Judgement Assessment: June 2021 Governance (including tenant services) – Standard (March 2020 judgement revised). Cardiff YMCA Housing Association has provided sufficient assurance regarding improvements required to address regulatory concerns. Financial Viability – Increased (March 2020 judgement confirmed). Read the guide to Interim Judgements. Cymdeithas Tai YMCA Caerdydd –…



YMCA Cardiff achieves the Gold Quality Mark for Youth Work in Wales

YMCA Cardiff are delighted to announce the achievement of the Quality Mark for Youth Work in Wales: Gold Level. The organisation had already achieved Bronze and Silver Level previously. YMCA Cardiff supports 2000 young people every year, offering support for young carers, wellbeing, sexual health and healthy relationship projects across Cardiff and the Vale of…



Y’s Girls Mentor Volunteers

Y’s GIRLS MENTOR VOLUNTEERS   Summary       We are looking for volunteers who are eager to make a difference in their own community and make a difference in the life of a young person.  The mentor will regularly meet up with a young person offering a friendly ear, support and guidance and advice on making positive…



New Development to Support Homeless Provision in Cardiff

          New Development to Support Homeless Provision in Cardiff   YMCA Cardiff Group is excited to announce that work will soon be commencing on a brand new development at its main site on The Walk in Cardiff. The 31 unit development will support the current work of the association in combatting…



YMCA Cardiff awarded funding from Allchurches Trust

    YMCA Cardiff Youth & Community are pleased to announce funding from Allchurches Trust in order to provide in-house counselling and wellbeing services to young people.   YMCA Cardiff runs a number of youth projects across Cardiff and the Vale of Glamorgan including young carer’s projects, the Healthy Relationships Service, C-card scheme and youth…



Christmas Donation Appeal 2020

The festive period can be hard for those living in a hostel or without friends & family, especially this year. We’re appealing for donations of toiletries, activities & small household goods to create Christmas hampers for our hostel residents. Everyone deserves a Merry Christmas. If you can help by kindly donating any items please message us or…



YMCA Cardiff awarded COVID-19 funding from Youth Endowment Fund

          PRESS RELEASE | 06/08/2020   YMCA Cardiff awarded COVID-19 funding from Youth Endowment Fund   Cardiff based charity YMCA Cardiff has been awarded a grant of £72,000 from the Youth Endowment Fund to support young people at-risk of being drawn into violent crime through the COVID-19 pandemic. With the funding,…



Cardiff YMCA Housing Association – Board members needed!

Board Members are needed for Cardiff YMCA Housing Association.   We currently have vacancies on our Board of Management and especially welcome applications from people who are able to bring specific skills to our work: Financial expertise in either commercial or public sector and with a demonstrable business acumen Property development experience In Cardiff the…