Charity information

YMCA Mendip

We deliver a range of services, primarily for young people, with a focus on housing & homelessness, youth & community work, information, advice & guidance. We provide supported housing, resettlement support, drop-in centre advice, youth clubs, volunteering, education & training opportunities and 1:1 mentoring, designed to give young people the skills to increase their confidence and resilience in the difficult transition to adulthood and help them make positive life choices.

Founded 1892

  • Mission statement

    YMCA Mendip & South Somerset enables people to develop their full potential in mind, body and spirit. Inspired by, and faithful to, our Christian values, we create supportive, inclusive and energising communities where young people can truly belong, contribute and thrive.

    We believe every young person should have someone they can trust; a safe place to stay; access to sporting activities, training & education and receive the support they need to develop and lead more fulfilling lives and reach their full potential.

  • Overview

    Established: October 1892

    Registered Charity Number: 1074660

    Board members: 9

    Full time staff: 45

    Part time staff: 53

    Volunteers: 60

    Phone number: 01749 679553

    Address: The Old Glasshouse, South Street, Wells BA5 1SL

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