The Y

Helping homeless young people in Leicester

Registered Charity Number: 213513
Leicester, Leicestershire

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The Y works with homeless young people in Leicester.  Too many of them are living traumatic lives and experiencing family breakdown, bereavement, depression or abuse.

With your support we can offer them a safe place to call home and help them create a positive future for themselves.

The Y is a diverse community organisation whose mission is to empower young people to achieve skills and independence through access to supported accommodation, advice, education, sports and arts.

We also provide support to homeless adults from The Y Support Project and offer enriching activities through The Y Theatre and creative arts programmes.

Contact Us

The Y 7 East Street
Leicester
Leicestershire
LE1 6EY

Phone: 0116 204 6224
Email:

http://www.leicesterymca.co.uk

The Y News

NCS young people raise close to £4,000!

Date posted: 29 Nov 2016

So 2016 saw The Y, team up (several times) with the young people who were on National Citizen Service. And boy… are we glad we did!… Read More»

The Wolf Run raises £3,220

Date posted: 21 Jun 2016

A massive well done to our 18 strong Wolf Pack who were formidable on 11th June at the Stanford Hall Wolf Run! They were straight in the river just metres from the start line and completed the 10km run with lots more mud, swimming and obstacles along the way.… Read More»

£2.95 million new funding for homeless young adults

Date posted: 05 Jan 2015

Homeless 18 - 24 year olds across the region will soon benefit from a new project which will help them to transform their housing, education and employment outlook. New government funding will open up opportunities for 340 young adults over the next three years.… Read More»

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Youth Homelessness ENDS HERE in Leicestershire

Imagine Life Without a Home This is the reality for the homeless young adults that we work with. To… More information »

The Y Support Project

The Y Support Project is our drop in centre for homeless adults of any age, based in Leicester … More information »

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Financial Information from CharityFinancials

March 2016 March 2015
Total Income £2,908,072 £2,271,405
Total Expenditure £2,774,512 £2,330,402

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