Music 4 Mental Health: Line Up Confirmed

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#M4MH #IAMWHOLE presents Music 4 Mental Health – a groundbreaking new initiative set to bring incredible individuals, influential communities and the most prolific names in British music together for an unforgettable fundraising concert. Hosted by one half of Rizzle Kicks and #IAMWHOLE ambassador Jordan Stephens, the night will feature Ed Sheeran, Anne-Marie, James Arthur, Ella Eyre, Olly Murs, Nothing But Thieves, Professor Green, Louis Berry and Hussain Manawer. A…

Budget 2018: Young People

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Daniel Flynn, CEO, talks Budget 2018 The Chancellor of the Exchequer presented his Budget to Parliament on Monday 29 October 2018. In response to the budget, YMCA North Staffordshire CEO, Daniel Flynn, has issued a media statement to offer initial reaction in regard to young people. There were a number of announcements of relevance to…

YMCA North Staffordshire Awards 2018

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2018 Awards Celebration The Nominations are OPEN for the 2018 YMCA North Staffordshire Awards Celebration   We are excited to celebrate the successes of the people that have played a pivotal part in YMCA North Staffordshire and the community during 2018. We have 10 awards to hand out on the night. Now that the nominations are…

Remembrance Service 2018

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Friday 9 November 10:45 – 11:15 am You are all invited and welcome to join us at YMCA North Staffordshire as we remember the lives of the heroes who fought for freedom, justice and the hope of peace. “We will remember them” Kevin Burrows, our Christian Spiritual Development Worker, will lead the service along with other…

United Nations & YMCA

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#UNDAY United Nations day marks the anniversary of the chartering of the organisation.   In 2017, our YMCA Youth Ambassador visited the United Nations in New York for the UN ECOSOC Youth Forum. United Nations day (24 October) is celebrated to convey awareness to what the United Nations does. They provide food and assistance to…

November 2018 Community Meal

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Free Community Meal Hosted by UNISON Retired Members Group   Friday, November 2nd will see UNISON Retired Members Group host our 52nd Free Community Meal.   Community Meals are now a fixed event in our calendars. They take place on the first Friday of every month, bringing together different parts of the community to share food. This will…

Play Scheme Success

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Stoke North Big Local Chell Heath Play Scheme Supported by Families 2gether   Thanks to the local people of Chell Heath for delivering a great summer Play Scheme in the community. Over 617 places were filled over 19 days.


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JOIN THE MOVEMENT ON WORLD MENTAL HEALTH DAY This World Mental Health Day (Wednesday 10th October), we want people to take a WHOLE HOUR for themselves. Whether it is doing something active and healthy, creative and fun, mindful and thoughtful, or restful and relaxing, there are a variety of things people can do to make…

YMCA Summer 2018: The Impact of Summer Activities

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  Take 5 minutes and read through our YMCA Summer 2018: The Impact of Summer Activities #YMCASummerThrive. Summer 2018 was our most eventful, most active and unquestionably the greatest summer we have ever had. Daniel Flynn, CEO, YMCA North Staffordshire said “It is more than just fun, it all means something – empowerment. After the…