Christmas appeal 2020

Christmas can be a lonely time for young people living in supported housing, which is why we are asking for your help with our Christmas appeal. Last year, we gave 119 young people who would otherwise be homeless a place to call home. We all know that 2020 has been an even more difficult year…



We need to talk about… our mental health

I am writing this as we mark eight months since the UK was first put into full lockdown. Something that we thought at first would go on for no more than three or four weeks – then three or four months – is still with us and looks likely to remain with us well into…



Local Coventry project awarded £119,000 from BBC Children in Need

YMCA Coventry & Warwickshire has been awarded funding from BBC Children in Need to support disadvantaged children and young people locally. Today, (Monday 22 June), BBC Children in Need has announced that it has awarded funding totalling £119,731 to YMCA Coventry & Warwickshire, part of YMCA Heart of England.  The funding award – made possible…