News - YPAC Manchester

23 Jun '21

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Tuesday Club Sponsored Walk

We had discussed with our Tuesday group about doing a sponsored walk to raise money for a Trip to the adventure experience at Manley Mere. They decided that, as Manchester had two very good Football teams, we would walk from … Read More

08 Jun '21

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Thank you Trusthouse

Trusthouse Charitable Foundation have given YPAC a grant towards our Detached Work in Newton Heath, Miles Platting and Collyhurst. We want to extend our thanks to the Trustees of Trusthouse for the support given.

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15 Feb '21

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Everyone Can Play

Wednesday has seen a drop in numbers due to the pandemic, however, we are still getting some of our regular group in. With ECP the focus is on play, so we have designed the sessions with that in mind. YPAC … Read More

04 Feb '21

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Tuesday Group

Tuesday Sessions

Ypac is currently operating under NYA ‘Red’ guidance, which means all our sessions have become invite only. We have the capacity to work with 15 young people with 2 YPAC staff. This has given us the opportunity to … Read More

06 Jan '21

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LOCKDOWN 3 Sessions

YPAC are now operating under NYA ‘RED’ Guidance. This means sessions will have a maximum of 13 young people in with 2 workers. They will be invite-only sessions for young people. Young people will need to wear face coverings if … Read More

24 Mar '20

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Covid 19 Update #3

Following the Prime Ministers Statement, we have decided to stop all our Detached Youth Work effective immediately. We will reassess this in three weeks, in line with the Governments review.

Workers are still contactable through Social Media, so keep … Read More

23 Mar '20

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YPAC COVID 19 Update

YPAC is changing all provision from this Monday (23rd March) in light of the guidance around COVID 19.

We will no longer be running any Youth Clubs for the foreseeable future.

We will be delivering detached work twice weekly … Read More

17 Mar '20

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17th March 2020, YPAC sessions will currently be running whilst local schools remain open. This may change depending on staffing, and advice from local and National Government. We will endeavour to inform you if the session is on through our … Read More

05 Feb '20

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Peace With The Opps- Community Event

Young People from two neighbouring estates worked together this year to bring their different communities together. After going on a residential and other activities, they worked on what would bring young people together. The group planned, set up and organised … Read More

03 Feb '20

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10 Year Celebration

YPAC celebrated 10 years as a Charity this January. We heard about the impact of YPAC from the Founder, Tracey Hemmerdinger, some ‘original’ young people and celebrated the work of HMG and the young people who have run the community … Read More

03 Feb '20

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Annual Report 2018

Our 2018/ 2019 Annual report is now available on the website.

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21 Dec '18

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Champions League’s football match

This December, the YPAC Detached Team took a small group of young people to watch the Champions League’s football match between Man City and Hoffenheim. Citywon 2-1 which was a bonus for the young people. A big thank you to … Read More

17 Dec '18

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Motocrossing in North Yorkshire

In December the Collyhurst team went riding motocross in North Yorkshire with Enabling Youth And Motorcross CIC.  We took 8 young people riding motocross and this is what the young people had to say about it:

Q. Did you learn … Read More

14 Dec '18

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Home is Here

YPAC’s Friday night seniors have been involved in a project called Home is Here.  The aim is to bring groups of young people from across Manchester together.  

The project looks at how issues such as extremism, hate crime, stereotyping … Read More

30 Nov '18

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Collyhurst Detached Project

Our new YPAC Youth Work team (consisting of Kenny, David and Shannon) have now been in post 3 months and cover the following three Detached Youth Work sessions:

  • Wednesday afternoon 3-5pm
  • Wednesday evening 7-10 pm; and
  • Thursday evening 7-10 pm

We’re currently … Read More