Every day can be #TimeToTalk Day – a blog from Kieran

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Every day can be #TimeToTalk Day ON THE FIRST Thursday in February each year, the UK charity Time to Change helps to challenge the stigma around mental distress and promote mental well-being by encouraging everyone to take ‘Time To Talk’ about mental health. Everyone has mental health, just like physical health – whether we enjoy…

YMCA Carol Service is back!

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This year YMCA Liverpool & Sefton, YMCA St Helens and YMCA Wirral will once again be coming together to celebrate Christmas at Liverpool Parish Church, Our Lady and St Nicholas. The service will be reflective and celebratory and will feature a very special appearance from the Children’s Choir from YMCA Sefton Nursery alongside our friends…

Just Do It – A Blog from Kieran Bohan

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Just do it, for God’s sake! Reflecting on the Christian mission of the YMCA  In September, I spent three days with colleagues from around a dozen other YMCAs at the UK Unify conference, a platform for YMCAs to share and reflect on the Christian mission of what is now the largest and oldest youth charity…

Your Space – A blog from Kieran Bohan

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Opening and blessing of Your Space As chaplain for Liverpool YMCA, I was delighted this month to be asked to open and bless the newly refurbished activity room at YMCA Leeds Street. Following consultation with residents, the new name for the room was chosen as ‘Your Space’. ‘Your Space’ has been redesigned to be a…

GDPR at YMCA Liverpool and Sefton

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Friday 25th May is the day that the General Data Protection Principles (GDPR) come into force. Most of us will already have received countless emails asking us to “opt in”, “stay in touch” or “not miss out”. GDPR sets out a number of ways in which organisations like us must process and manage data and…

The Soul in The Machine

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YMCA Liverpool are working in partnership with YMCA Wirral and YMCA St Helens to  host a special performance  of  The Soul in The Machine,  a play about the life of YMCA founder George Williams.  Commissioned by YMCA and created by Saltmine Trust the play will transport you back in time to Victorian London and tell…