Worcestershire Ymca Limited

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Sleep rough so others do not have to.

Apr 22 2016

YMCA Worcestershire Sleep Easy 2016

YMCA Worcestershire’s 2016 Sleep Easy event is taking place on Friday 22nd April 2016. Will you sleep rough so that others don’t have to?

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Key Information:

Time: 7pm until 7am

Location: Willow Tree Community Centre, Loxley Close, Redditch

Registration: Free

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What is Sleep Easy?

Sleep Easy is a YMCA fundraising initiative raising money to help change the lives of vulnerable young people locally.

You will sleep rough with nothing but a cardboard box and a sleeping bag for 12 hours. 

- Raise money, change perception & HAVE FUN

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Where does the money go?

This money will enable us to continue us to provide;

  • 269 people with a safe place to live.

  • Personalised 1:1 support resulting in; 77 people recieving mentoring.

  • 422 young people to take part in mental health workshops. 

  • 425 young people to recieve training and education needed to gain employment 

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What’s included on the night?

  • Hot drinks of tea and coffee are included free of charge throughout the night. Please feel free to bring along a flask to top up as you wish.

  • Also included  is a late evening snack. This will be served at approximately 10pm. A breakfast roll and hot drinks will be served the following morning at approximately 6am, again this is complimentary. Please feel free to bring along additional snacks should you wish.

  • We will provide you with a cardboard box to sleep in – you can refer to your Participation Pack for a ‘kit list’ for an idea of what to bring with you on the night.

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Visit www.ymcaworcesterhshire.org.uk

Admission Price:

£0

Event Type

Fun Challenges – Endurance Test (e.g. staying awake, standing up, reading)

Event Address

Willow Trees community , Loxley Close, Redditch, Worcestershire, B989JS

Event Contact Details

Charlotte Steventon

Email Address

charlotte.steventon@ymcaworcestershire.org.uk

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