Cupcakes and cross-stitches – talented YMCA resident runs workshop at EVOLVE Cafe

On Wednesday 20th of June, Café EVOLVE drop-in held their first CUPCAKE DAY. The day was a huge success. Our guest tutor Brenda Smith, who lives at Fred Emery House, taught all people present to make cupcakes and and then decorate them using different decorating techniques   The day was so successful, that we are […]

I VOLUNTEER BECAUSE… I know how it feels to be different

This is Chris’ testimonial. Christ is a Senior Project Worker at Brighton YMCA. Chris gave us the perspective of a staff member who has consistently volunteered for the past 15 years. ‘We often think clients need to volunteer to show purposeful activity when they want to move on to less supported accommodation. At Brighton YMCA […]