Jun


13

Loneliness Awareness Week 13th-17th June 2022

Loneliness is something we all can experience at any point in our lives, which can have a huge impact on our mental health and wellbeing. Sometimes reaching out to someone with as little as three words – fancy a chat? – can make a big difference. This Loneliness Awareness Week (13-17th June) as part of…

Jan


27

The listening service

“We are excited to launch our new Young Peoples Listening Service for young people aged 12 to 18, which is now taking referrals, offering one to one support for young people aged 12-18 who would benefit from mental health focussed support and/or someone to talk to. Our aim is to listen and to empower young…

Oct


25

Investors In People Gold accreditation

YMCA St Helens has been awarded the We invest in people Gold accreditation by Investors in People. Only 17% of organisations achieve gold and this is an attainment of which we can be proud.

May


14

YMCA St Helens certified Disability Confident

As a Disability Confident Employer we:have undertaken and successfully completed the Disability Confident self-assessmentare taking all of the core actions to be a Disability Confident employerare offering at least one activity to get the right people for our businessand at least one activity to keep and develop our people.

Mar


3

Beacon Nursery awarded the In Safe Hands by FAIB

Please see here for our certificate: In safe Hands The “In Safe Hands Award” is about Quality Assurance and Numbers of Paediatric Trained First Aiders in Childcare Setting. Information on the FAIB can be found here: http://www.faib.co.uk

Feb


17

Inspiration, Words from our Chaplain Tim

  Living through change – a few thoughts One thing I have learned throughout my life is that I am, and I believe we all are, creatures of habit who consciously and unconsciously seek to establish and maintain relationships and routines in our lives that give us a sense of meaning and well-being, of connection….