Aug


21

YMCA Wirral sponsors Poulton Athletic under 8’s football team

It has long been known that taking part in different sports helps young people in many ways, from developing their social skills by making friends, learning how to deal with conflict, and celebrating shared success with others, as just a few examples. YMCA Wirral has a long and proud heritage in many fields of sport,…

Jul


19

YMCA Wirral has teamed up with the amazing Cheshire based charity Cheshire Buddies

YMCA Wirral has teamed up with the amazing Cheshire based charity Cheshire Buddies to deliver a series of waterways activity days, using our 65’ narrowboat Potential.   Cheshire Buddies, give children and young people with disabilities new experiences to enhance their lives, develop skills and to offer an opportunity to make friends and develop friendships…

Jul


19

YMCA Wirral signs up for the Armed Forces Covenant

The Armed Forces Covenant is the nation’s commitment to those who proudly protect our nation, and do so with honour, courage, and commitment, It is a pledge that together we acknowledge and understand that those who serve or who have served in the armed forces, and their families, should be treated with fairness and respect…

Jun


29

Joan White

Joan White and her husband Roy came from Devon to work at Birkenhead YMCA in the 1970’s as youth workers. They were a hugely popular hard working couple who served this organisation with exemplary dedication and distinction. Their time in Birkenhead YMCA was not the happiest of their lives and eventually they decided to return...