A Fire Fighter working for the London Fire Brigade raised £1720 to support the YMCA at this year’s Virgin London Marathon.
Monthly Archives: April 2015
We are delighted to announce details of our Summer Playschemes and Holiday Clubs 2015! Our team of playworkers are ready and raring to go, with our fun and adventurous summer playschemes taking place in your area between 20th July and 28th August.
Emily Savage, aged 15, is a Raynes Park High School student and a member of Music Room, YMCA London South West’s music project for young people, at the John Innes Youth Centre. On Tuesday, Emily went to the general election hustings in Wimbledon, where she got up on the podium to ask the local candidates…
Representing Khalsa Karate, the karate club at YMCA Hawker in Kingston, at the EKF National English Championships this weekend was Fran Hardcastle, Sophie Santillo and Alex James.
YMCA London South West would not have been the same if it wasn’t for all our fabulous volunteers who give so much of their time and expertise in everything from Children’s Work to Catering to the Health & Wellbeing services.
If your child is starting a new school in September, you may be looking for After School care. YMCA London South West provides affordable and reliable After School care at all our YMCA Centres and within local schools across the Boroughs of Merton and Kingston.
“I like to think of it as the three legs of a tripod – if one leg is missing, the tripod will be off balance” says Carolyn Skinner, CEO at Third Space Ministries and Fit Lives Co-ordinator at YMCA London South West.
Over a six week period this winter twelve young carers between the ages of 11 and 18 have regularly attended the weekly music sessions at the John Innes Youth Centre in Wimbledon, learning to play instruments, explore their creativity and getting new friends.
It’s barely three weeks to go and it’s everywhere. Love it or hate it – either way, you cannot ignore it.
The General Election is coming up and YMCA London South West encourages everyone to get registered to vote before Monday 20th April. You can register here.