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Brighton YMCA joins forces with London charity in the fight against homelessness during the London to Brighton Cycle Ride

The largest supported housing provider in Brighton, Brighton YMCA, has teamed up with remarkable Caritas Anchor House from London, for Skyline’s 10th year anniversary London to Brighton Bike Ride. The sports challenge, which is 55 miles long and includes astounding countryside views, is taking place on the 15th of September 2019 and promises to be […]

Last chance to see our Artists’ Open House!

This is the last weekend that you can visit Brighton YMCA’s Open House on the Artists’ Open House trail.   The exhibition features outstanding work by artists in our supported housing.   Here is what Alex, one of the clients who was involved in putting together the exhibition, said:   ‘Over sixty artworks will be on display, […]

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Visit our ARTISTS OPEN HOUSE this weekend!

This weekend, come visit an established venue on the Artists’ Open House trail. We at Brighton YMCA are excited to open our doors once again, to showcase the outstanding artwork created by our clients. Do you want to bask your eyes in outstanding artwork this weekend, and at the same time support a wonderful cause?  […]

Celebrating the BIG GAY GULL during Brighton Pride

Brighton YMCA and EVOLVE clients were honoured to be part of Making it Out’s first major design project, planned for the Brighton Pride. The BIG GAY GULL, which celebrated the diversity of Brighton and Hove, was created and exhibitied for the Brighton Pride. Clients were involved by taking pallets a part, cutting them to size […]

THANK YOU KEIRAN!

‘The staff at William Collier House would like to thank Keiran for all his outstanding work within the hostel and his achievements whilst living at William Collier House. The journey Keiran has been on has been remarkable, he’s truly flourished and been such a joy to have in the hostel. Keiran has volunteered in the coffee […]

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 […]

Young professional versed in working with vulnerable women joins TEAM EVOLVE

Here at Brighton YMCA we are extremely proud of our fantastic staff. This is why we have started a series of postings to celebrate our staff – follow us at #BehindTheScenes on Twitter. Today we would like to introduce Isabelle Carpenter. She is, together with Rose, our  newly recruited EVOLVE Coach. Here is a little […]