Tue 6.00pm – 7.15pm,
Thurs 6.00pm – 7.15pm & 7.45pm – 9pm,
Fri 7.30pm – 10pm.
Contact: Chris Huffadine
RISE is a group for young adults aged 18-25, with additional needs who are making the transition from children’s services to adult services. The group aims to engage positively with the young people in an age appropriate, creative and innovative way, that will empower them and increase their self-esteem. It is a weekly group supported by a team of experienced youth workers. There is a planned programme, with a varied content, that is based on key life-skills such as; shopping, managing money, planning meals, good decision making and building positive relationships, as well as being a great opportunity for social engagement. This group is referral only.
Thursday 5:30 to 8:00
Contact Deb Such: email@example.com
Open access youth provision is on Friday evenings, there is a wealth of activities on offer; football, pool, arts and crafts, gaming, along with a chill-out area and an extensive tuck shop, that also serves hot food.
Fri 6.00 – 9.00 – Ages 8 to 13
Contact Alaina Gallacher: firstname.lastname@example.org
Countesthorpe has two detached youth workers, Oli and Emma that work in and around the area, engaging with the young people in the spaces they are gathering, and engaging them in positive activities. This project is funded and supported in partnership with Countesthorpe Parish Council.
Mon 5.00pm – 6.00pm & 7.00pm – 9.00pm
Tue 5.00pm – 9.00pm
Wed 5.00pm – 7.00pm
Thu 5.00pm – 7.00pm
Fri 5.00pm – 7.00pm
Contact: Louise Kaufman – Club Leader
Eyres Monsell Young Carers meets alternate Tuesday evenings. The group is for young carers aged 12-18, enabling them to meet with other young people and to gain a respite from their caring responsibilities. The group is referral only.
Please contact email@example.com for more information.
Mon 6.00pm – 9.00pm
Tue 6.00pm – 9.00pm
Wed 6.00pm – 9.00pm
Thu 6.00pm – 9.00pm
Fri 6.00pm – 9.00pm
Sat 12:00pm – 3.00pm
Sun 11:00am – 5:00pm
Fri 6.15pm – 9.00pm
Providing opportunities for its members for, physical, creative and social activities, which are educational and fun.
Contact: Mark Savage – Youth Leader
Young Leicestershire is currently working in partnership with the St Philip’s Centre as part of the Prevent Agenda. Our team of experienced youth workers are working within the local community, to develop resilience to extremism and to encourage the young people they engage with, to have the strength to challenge and resist all forms of extremism, should it arise.
This street-based youth work, operates without the use of a centre and takes place where young people are – geographically and developmentally.
Hinckley Young Carers Group, meets alternate Wednesday evenings. The group is for young carers aged 12-18, enabling them to meet others and gain a respite from their caring responsibilities. The group is referral only, so please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
for more information.
Opening Hours: Contact unit for opening hours. Contact: Secretary
The Menphys Saturday Clubs offer the opportunity for children and young people with a range of disabilities to meet within a friendly, supportive and needs-led environment to socialise and have fun. Our highly trained staff support members with a wide range of activities designed to promote social interaction, communication and choice whilst developing confidence, self-belief and independence skills. Activities include arts and crafts, sport, gardening, music and food preparation.
Menphys has two clubs that meet at the same venue
- The Spark Club – for children and young people aged 8-16
- The Fusion Club – for young people and young adults aged 16-25
Thur 7.00 – 9.30
Fri 6.45 – 9.15
We aim to provide opportunities for its members to realise their full potential, providing opportunities for physical, creative and social activities, which are educational with a fun element.
A management committee is responsible for the club and club leaders operate within the framework of the disciplines and policies of the local unitary authorities.
Mon 3:30pm – 5:30pm & 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Tue 3:30pm – 5:30pm & 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Wed 6pm – 8pm
Thurs 3:30pm – 5:30pm & 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Contact: Graham Lloyd
The City Mayor of Leicester and the Home Office agreed that Leicester’s Prevent work will be led by St Philip’s Centre working in partnership with agencies and groups including the Federation of Muslim Organisations (FMO). The post of Prevent Coordinator is located here.
The St Philip’s Centre approach to Prevent is to empower local communities to develop resilience to extremism and have the strength to challenge all forms of extremism when it does arise. The council and the police – as with other statutory organisations – will continue to work together in partnership with the Prevent Coordinator, to deliver Prevent in Leicestershire and Rutland.
Tue 5.45 – 7:30
Fri 5.45 – 8.00
This group offers a warm, safe environment for young people to, make new friends, try out new activities and learn new skills. It currently runs groups for ages, 8 to 19 years.
There is a small fee of £2.00 to attend and a tuck shop is available for food and sweets.
Thursday 6.00 – 8.00 (8+)
Providing, games, advice and activities for young people, aged 8 to 19
This project is funded and supported in partnership with Stoney Stanton Parish Council.
Street based and centre based youth provision
Street based or Detached youth work, is about working with young people on the street and dealing with issues that directly affect them. All of our staff are fully qualified youth workers and have vast experience working with young people via detached youth work.
Located in the heart of Braunstone – We offer a variety of services for young people in and around the area including; sexual health services, help with housing, drug and alcohol awareness, as well as a place to just talk and enjoy a game of pool.
Tue 5.30pm – 7.30pm – Freedom Youth
Wed 4.00pm – 6.00pm – Girl up 4 Freedom
Fri 5.30 – 7.30 – Freedom Youth
Contact: Cara Way
The Freedom Youth club is an open access drop-in session for unaccompanied asylum seeking young people, refugees and new arrivals to the city, aged 13 to 19. We provide positive activities, support with immigration status / progress, one-to-one support, informal education, independent living skills and English support.
The Phoenix Children’s Foundation was established in 2006 with the sole aim of enriching and enhancing the lives of youngsters and their families living with illness, disability or lack of opportunity.
We are entirely reliant on the generosity of organisations, businesses and individuals to fund our crucial work, and the dedication of our volunteers and trustees to run the charity on daily basis.
The Phoenix Children’s Foundation owns a small menagerie of animals, ranging from donkeys and goats, to Shetland ponies and reindeer, all of whom help to fundraise – through appearances at events – as well as provide young people with opportunities to grow emotionally and learn through Animal Assisted Activity (AAA).
Mon 5.00 – 8.30
Tue 6.30 – 8.00
Wed 5.00 – 8.30
Thu 6.30 – 8.00
Fri 4.30 – 7.30
Sat 5.00 – 7.00
Contact: Michael Burgess