Health Adventures at YMCA Crewe

In the last 3 months, 32 young people have set over 90 Health Goals for themselves through our Public Health funded Health Adventures programme.  Focusing on increasing physical and mental health, this innovative programme helps young people into exercise, nutrition and positive mental well being.  Using a range of attractive options such as cooking together,…



New CEO at YMCA Crewe

After more than four years at the helm as part time CEO, Mike Fleming is leaving YMCA Crewe to pursue his career as a freelance homelessness and charity consultant. Mark Hills takes his place as full time CEO on 5th June. Mark has over 20 years’ experience working for YMCAs across the country, including Reading,…



General Election

YMCA Crewe is calling on local political candidates to listen to the voices of young people who have been given a platform in this year’s General Election through a national YMCA manifesto. YMCA Crewe, has given its backing to the national YMCA manifesto that lists more than 40 recommendations for the next government, all inspired…



Recruiting a new CEO at YMCA Crewe

The Board of Trustees are looking for someone with exceptional individual qualities to lead and inspire our staff and volunteer team as we work towards our mission of Creating New Futures. Please see our Vacancies page for more information about this opportunity.



Building Futures at YMCA Crewe

It’s been great to have Wates, the building and construction company, run a two week programme at the YMCA. Participants have had taster sessions in carpentry and plumbing and visited local construction sites, as well as working on employability skills and sitting their CSCS test. Four residents from the Foyer benefited from this opportunity and other…



Cheshire East Housing Related Support

YMCA Crewe has been awarded the Cheshire East Housing Related Support contract for the south area for the next five years. We are thrilled to have the opportunity to continue working with clients and partners, as we expand our service.



YMCA Christmas Movie

The YMCA Christmas Movie Screwege’d! is now available on YouTube. Featuring residents, friends and staff. You’ll laugh, you’ll cry….



Tour of Britain

Residents and staff have finished preparing our bike for the Tour of Britain – look out for it on the roundabout by MMU (hard to miss we think!).



Residents cater for Carillion-Kier!

The next "pop-up business" venture was a big step up for the residents! This time we catered for 50 hungry employees of Carillion-Kier. Besides the catering experience, the residents were really grateful for the networking opportunity as they were able to meet the Project Manager and speak to current employees about the apprenticeship scheme.  ...