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Wednesday 28th February

We mentioned it yesterday so we thought we would tell you more about it today! In September of this year 21 brave staff members (...did I say brave I meant crazy) are taking on the National 3 Peaks Challenge ...

Tuesday 27th February

Doing a personal challenge for yourself is a fantastic idea and achievement once completed, but when you do it on behalf of someone else it is so much more special. Today we would like to introduce you to Ros...

Monday 26th February

Thursday night might just be a normal week night to you and me but for some it is the highlight of their week! Currently running at Pylands Wood Community Centre in Bursledon, but will shortly be moving to YM...

Sunday 25th February

With only 5 days to go of our 60 Days of Positivity Campaign, we cannot believe how many wonderful stories and pieces of information we have been able to share with you since the 1st January 2018. So now, we ...

Saturday 24th February

Today we are delighted to bring you a truly beautiful story and we mean that quite literally. On the Isle of Wight we run a Young Carers Project which helps to support the 300+ young carers on the island. One...

Friday 23rd February

We just love Adam from our Basingstoke YMCA, he could probably have covered the whole 60 Days of Positivity all by himself! But we had to ration him as otherwise there is always the risk of too much of a good...

Thursday 22nd February

YMCA Fairthorne Group is both a Charity and a Private Limited Company, but essentially we are work on a social enterprise model where all income generated by the products and services we offer goes directly b...

Wednesday 21st February

Have you ever heard of the saying ‘doing something out of your comfort zone’ we love this saying because not only do we encourage our children to do it on a daily basis – to try new things, but as adults we t...

Tuesday 20th February

When working in a nursery it is hard not to get attached to each and everyone of the amazing children that pass through our settings every year. But it gets even harder when something happens to one of them; ...