Everyone should have a fair chance to discover
who they are and what they can become.

YMCA has been serving the Black Country since 1888.  A local charity, that’s part of the largest youth organisation in the world. We support people to grow and develop in Mind Body & Spirit. Our places are found in the heart of communities, working with children, young people and their families. We provide childcare, housing for young workers, supported accommodation, employability, health and social enterprises projects.

How you can get involved

Become a volunteer

Become a Volunteer

There are lots of ways for you to be a part of YMCA Black Country Group as a volunteer.

Make a Donation

All donations, large or small are gratefully received and make a real difference to the lives of the  young people we support.

Become a Host

Become a Host

If you have a spare room, could you offer a homeless young person a safe place to stay?

Latest News & Blogs

The Black Country Chamber of Commerce has announced YMCA Black Country Group as its charity of the year for 2024/25. The Chamber will be fundraising for the YMCA at events throughout the next 12 months, including at its Business Awards.

Community memories of the YMCA in the Black Country from the 1950s onwards are being sought ahead of the 180th anniversary celebrations of the charity for young people. We want to hear from people who joined community events in previous decades, used local services, lived in accommodation or worked for the charity so they can…

We recently started recruiting for a young person to join our Board. As a youth organisation, we believe it’s crucial that young people are given a voice and an opportunity to have a say on the direction of our work moving forward.

Find YMCA Black Country Group

Contact us and find us at our Administrative Office, City Gateway, 1 Tramway Drive, Wolverhampton, WV2 1BJ