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

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

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

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 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 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...

News from our Teams in Whitley and Wheatley – April 2018

Team days The in-school work is deepening; we are starting to see the positive impact our approach is having on the attitude of the kids we are working with. April saw our last session of Foundations for Life and Mission, finishing on a high with the graduation....