News from our team in Whitley – July 2019

News from our team in Whitley – July 2019

July has been a busy month for the Whitley team. As we come to the end of the school term, we celebrate community, fun and new skills this month has brought! End of the school term In the last few weeks of term we’ve had members of the local community come in to...
News from our team in Whitley – May 2019

News from our team in Whitley – May 2019

May has been a great month for our Whitley team. We have made great progress with our schools work and we welcome a new arrival to the team!   The arrival of Reneta! This month we welcomed into the office Reneta, the newest member of our team! Joining us from India,...
News from our team in Whitley – April 2019

News from our team in Whitley – April 2019

April has been a great month for our Whitley team – our schools work is progressing, we have been connecting with the community, and we look forward to the arrival of a new member!     A new ADDITION TO THE TEAM! We are anticipating the arrival of our new youth...
News from our team in Witham – February 2019

News from our team in Witham – February 2019

Witham has had a great February keeping its young people entertained and learning.    Bringing opportunities The project has done a lot to bring together volunteers, trustees, staff and professionals in the community to bring some much needed activities and...
News from our team in Whitley – February 2019

News from our team in Whitley – February 2019

There has been lots of exciting things happening in Whitley this February. There has been great schools work and catch ups between teams.   Team days Team days are a great way to strengthen ties between our teams across the length and breadth of the country....
News from our team in Whitley – January 2019

News from our team in Whitley – January 2019

It’s been a busy start to the year for our team in Whitley! We’ve had a lot of exciting stuff on this month in our school work, in our community, and in our wider team life.   Community rhythms We are continuing our prayer and community rhythms. Our prayer walk...
News from our team in Whitley – November 2018

News from our team in Whitley – November 2018

What a month it has been! This November the Whitley team have been busy helping their community and beyond. Phil provides an overview of the great month that’s been.    National Conference This November we had the pleasure of hosting the National Conference. It...
News from our team in Witham – Autumn 2018

News from our team in Witham – Autumn 2018

What a great time Witham has had! Here’s an overview of what Witham have been up to this Autumn. Helping their Young People Witham continues to do great work in with their young people in helping them learn, develop and grow – all while helping their...
News from our team in Whitley  – October 2018

News from our team in Whitley – October 2018

My name is Phil, Shift Y+C’s new youth work intern for this academic year. Our work in the secondary school is now in full swing! We are working with pupils with behavioural difficulties who have been excluded from mainstream education. We are leading classes...
News from our Team in Whitley – September 2018

News from our Team in Whitley – September 2018

News from Whitley (South Reading) Welcome to our center update. Here, in Whitley, we’ve had incredibly busy summer, packed with activities, events and more! At the beginning of August we ran the Space Academy Kids Club at Whitley Wood Community Centre –...

Renee’s Reflections on being an intern

Renee was an intern at SYC in 2015, this was her reflection part way through her 5 months with us. “I have been in the United Kingdom working with Fusion YAC for a little over three months. These months have been exciting and a new experience for me. This is my...
News from our Team in Whitley – May & June 2018

News from our Team in Whitley – May & June 2018

News from Whitley (South Reading) We’ve been incredibly busy down in Whitley. So busy, in fact, that we didn’t manage to release a newsletter last month! We’re very sorry about that and are looking forward to share with you all what’s we’ve been up to. First of all...