Youth Club

COVID-19: We have returned to face to face provision with some limitations and social distancing measures in place – please get in touch for more information.

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Providing a safe space for young people to belong, contribute and thrive.

Age: 9-18  Areas: Carrickfergus

Helping young people will be challenged to grow in confidence, broaden their horizons and become more involved in their local community.

Creating opportunities for personal and social development, through social interaction, the creative arts, sports and youth-led initiatives.

Funded by the Education Authority

Centre based youth provision

Our youth centre provides a range of weekly sessions and groups for young people. 

Below are some Frequently Asked Questions:

All young people must be registered with Carrickfergus YMCA before they can attend any sessions. Once you have registered you can sign up for sessions. 

Please note:
Due to current COVID-19 restrictions, young people are required to sign up for each session (no drop in/walk in).

Please contact Jordan to sign up for a session.

We have different nights for different age groups. Please see the weekly programme below for specific nights.

Our youth floor has a range of games and equipment including; pool tables, table tennis, games consoles, table football and music

Our multi-sports hall is setup for football, basketball, hockey, dodgeball and team games. These activities are structured throughout the session.

We run a variety of projects throughout the year including; Good Relations, Social Acton, Health and Junior Leaders. 

There is a £1 entry cost per person on each of our evening sessions. Our afternoon sessions do not currently have a cost.

We have a tuck shop at our evening sessions; selling drinks and snacks. We recommend a small amount of money for this but it is not necessary.

All young people must be registered with Carrickfergus YMCA before attending any programmes.

Monday

Afterschools / Study Space
Time: 4:00 – 6:00PM
Age: Year 8+

Youth Club
Time: 6:30 – 9:30PM 
Age: Year 8 +

Tuesday

Afterschools / Study Space
Time: 4:00 – 6:00PM
Age: Year 8+

Indoor Football
Time: 4:30 – 5:30PM
Age: Year 8+

Youth Club
Time: 6:30 – 9:30PM 
Age: Year 8 +

Thursday

Youth Club
Time: 6:00 – 9:00PM
Age: P5 (Age 9) – Year 8

 

Friday

Youth Club
Time: 5:30 – 7:30PM
Age: P5 (Age 9) – Year 9

Youth Club
Time: 6:30 – 11:30PM 
Age: Year 9+

Saturday

Youth Club
Time: 5:30 – 7:30PM
Age: P5 (Age 9) – Year 9

Youth Club
Time: 6:30 – 11:30PM 
Age: Year 9+