YMCA West Kent is a branch of YMCA Thames Gateway Group. YMCATG serves the communities of Essex, Kent and London and is a Christian charity working primarily with young people, of all faiths and none.
Many young people we work with are facing major issues in their life - such as homelessness, family breakdown, emotional and mental health difficulties, neglect, drug or alcohol abuse, school exclusion and some may be victims of crime / abuse, young parents or ex-offenders. It is our privilege to support and empower them, walking alongside them for part of their journey.
To help communities in West Kent, we run the following local projects:
Find out more about our work and how we are making a difference to young people in the local community.