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…




COVID-19 PRECAUTIONS   From tomorrow (Tuesday 17th March), YMCA Cardiff Group will limit access to our main hostels for the public. We will also be stopping our youth clubs for the next few weeks and working to re-schedule our planned residentials and respite activities. One to one telephone support will be provided to our young…



Young Person’s Centre at YMCA Plas

Press Release January 2020 Young Person’s Centre at YMCA Plas   YMCA Cardiff is excited to announce is has commenced work on building a brand new purpose built young person’s centre at our YMCA Plas site. In April 2015, the YMCA took over the running of the former Plasnewydd Community Centre. The YMCA was the…



Newport Live to take over running of YMCA in Pillgwenlly

Following the closure of YMCA Newport in February 2019, Newport Live is delighted to announce it has taken over operation of this vital community venue in the heart of Pillgwenlly. The charitable trust, who operate sport, leisure, theatre arts and culture in the city, are due to reopen the building this Autumn with a programme…



Homeless World Cup

The Homeless World Cup is fast approaching! It will be taking place in Bute Park from Saturday 27th July to Saturday 3rd August.