YMCA Bath Group and YMCA Mendip & South Somerset are wishing to announce their new joint identity YMCA Brunel Group, as the two organisations successfully merge.
As of the 18th March YMCA Mendip & South Somerset’s Youth Clubs and Young Carers Groups have temporarily closed during the uncertain times surrounding the COVID-19 virus.
Despite us supposedly living in an era of unprecedented wealth and prosperity, the issue of homelessness continues to grow.
‘J’ arrived six years ago with very low self-esteem, the result of being bullied at school; but over time the club has helped give him gain confidence to become a prefect at school and a police cadet.
Hidden Somerset is a series of short reports looking at aspects of life in Somerset that are often hidden from view. They are designed to stimulate debate and understanding and, in particular, help inspire new and better philanthropy.
2019 has been a busy year for our YMCA.
Residents at our Christopher House supported accommodation took part in a Graffiti workshop.
We are thankful for all the wonderful Christmas gifts that have been generously donated by individuals, local groups and churches across Mendip & South Somerset.
YMCA Mendip and South Somerset are delighted to announce that a new project has been opened in Yeovil. P2i+ at Hillside House is a new venture that provides a welcoming and homely accommodation for young people aged 16 to 18 with intensive support.
Karrie came to our YMCA Mendip & South Somerset Supported Housing Project from a very tough upbringing in her family home.