Hey guys! My name is Charlotte and I have recently joined Weston Church Youth Project as the Youth Activities Co-ordinator. I’m in charge of our fun sessions we have at WCYP but I’ll talk more about what that means in a little bit. I live with... read more »
Hello from Ellie!
Hi! I’m Ellie, some of you will already know me from Holy Trinity Weston as I’ve been working at the project’s faith groups. Recently, I have taken on a new role of Youth Development Worker, more about that later! What can I say about me? I... read more »
Awesome Autumn Activities for Children and Families
Back to school doesn't mean back to boredom! Take a look through our list of activities happening around Southampton and Hampshire over the coming weeks ? Ali's Autumn Art Club 2021 Ali's Art Club is back with a bang for another school year! Led by artist... read more »
Goodbye to Dean!
We're so sad that this month we said goodbye to the fantastic Dean after 9 years as he starts on the next chapter of his life! Dean started with us in 2012 as a sessional worker before becoming our Fun to Engage Worker a few... read more »
Spotlight on Maddie
We thought it'd be nice to share something from the point of view of a WCYP member, so we'd like to introduce you to: Maddie! We had a lovely chat with Maddie on the phone the other day about her experiences with WCYP and... read more »
Grief and Loss Course
Before this pandemic hit and the schools were closed, we were in the middle of running a Grief and Loss Course at Chamberlayne College, for students who had experienced a significant loss of any kind. I thought I’d post about some of the content of... read more »
An update from our staff...
Hi everyone! As a country we are now into our third week of social distancing measures; how is everyone finding life? We hope you’ve been able to choose gratitude at times when things have felt frustrating, to stay connected with loved ones and to... read more »
One day at a time!
I don’t know about you, but the current situation with the coronavirus and all of the related restrictions has left us feeling a bit unsettled. Most of us aren’t at school or college and many aren’t able to work, and our day to day... read more »
What are you grateful for today?
Who joined in with the ‘Clap for Carers’ yesterday evening? Wasn’t it amazing how the country came together to say ‘thank you’ to our amazing NHS and keyworkers? Here’s a video if you missed it https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-52058013 I personally found it incredibly uplifting and quite moving... read more »
It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas...
I wonder how you feel about Christmas? Are you the kind of person who gets the Christmas tunes on in November, loves a cheesy Christmas jumper, fills their home with fairy lights and buys pumpkin spice everything? Or maybe you don’t love it... maybe... read more »