Wirral Youth Zone

Wirral Youth Zone

Charity information

Wirral Youth Zone

The Hive, Wirral Youth Zone (currently under construction) will provide young people aged 8-19 (up to 25 for young disabled people) across Wirral with a world class youth facility/centre, that will offer a wide range of social, educational and recreational opportunities and support, to improve and enrich their lives; providing– somewhere to go, something to do and someone to talk to.

Founded 2015

  • Mission statement

    The progression of young people is at the heart of the Youth Zone. Both universal and targeted work through the ‘Try, Train, Team’ method develop young people through sports, arts and other activities.
    • TRY Young people can try out a range of new activities without the need for future commitment
    • TRAIN They can hone their skills in specific sessions with the support of expert coaches
    • TEAM And can progress to get involved in a team either within the Youth Zone or in the community
    Young people choose their own path inspired by a dedicated and experienced team. The universal offer, open to all
    • GET ACTIVE World-class facilities enable young people to participate in a wide range of activities
    • GET CREATIVE Arts provision (music, dance, arts & crafts, drama, film etc)
    • GET OUTDOORS Outdoor activity, residential trips, adventure & environmental activities
    Our targeted offer is primarily aimed at addressing specific needs
    • GET SORTED - Helping young people make the right choices concerning their health
    and well-being through mentoring, counselling and workshops
    • GET AHEAD - Helping young people think about their future, raise their aspirations
    and give them the skills to prepare for working life e. G. Through the ‘Get a Job’ programme
    • GET CONNECTED - Helping young people see the role they can play in their community through volunteering and Young Leaders programmes
    The Youth Zone will provide a totally unique, personal experience for each of the anticipated 3,000 members

  • Aims

    Wirral Youth Zone aims to:

    • The charity’s objects are to help and educate children and young people through leisure time activities to achieve their potential as individuals and members of society and improve life conditions
  • Overview

    Established: August 2015

    Registered Charity Number: 1163183

    Board members: 3

    Full time staff: 1

    Part time staff: 1

    Volunteers: 8

    Phone number: 0151 705 8000

    Address: c/o Yanco House, Priory Mews, Monks Ferry, Birkenhead CH41 5LH

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