Our Vision

Our vision is a world where young people, their families and communities flourish in body, mind and spirit.

Young people are at the heart of all we do and at the forefront and directive in all areas of developing platforms, programmes and partnerships that best support the needs and aspirations of young people.

The YMCA operates under the Ethical Code of Conduct in Youth Work and is underpinned by EDI principles (Equality, Diversity and Inclusion) to ensure the breaking down of barriers to participation for young people aged 9-25 Years

YMCA Newcastle endeavors to create space and platforms for young people to ensure the authentic voice of young people is heard and tools to empower young people to affect and implement change in their lives and communities.

Our Mission

Our mission is:

To create inclusive space, platform and programmes that build relationships, aspirations, where everyone feels acceptance, social justice and peace for all.

To provide developmental and measurable opportunities for young people, their families and communities.

Our Values

Our value based is that YMCA will be a place and platform of:

Opportunity For Growth
Positive Challenge
Social Action
Inclusiveness and Peace

Meet The Team

YMCA Ireland

YMCA Newcastle is managed by YMCA Ireland through a local standing committee.

Find out more about YMCA Ireland here.