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Yorkshire Dance


3 St Peter's Buildings
St Peter's Square

The Yorkshire Dance Centre Trust is a charity which champions the value of dance and its development in Yorkshire. They create opportunities for people of all ages, backgrounds and abilities to see, make and take part in high quality dance.

Yorkshire Mediation Services

Yorkshire Mediation Services (YMS) is a charity based in West Yorkshire working to resolve conflict in the local community. The mediation we provide can range from neighbour disputes, workplace disputes to restorative justice, often working with complex and sensitive cases to bring these to a resolution. YMS is an accredited OCN provider and delivers training in community and workplace mediation as well as a range of short courses.

Yorkshire Sport Foundation

0330 2020 280

Nepshaw Lane South
LS27 7JQ

Yorkshire Sport Foundation is a sport and physical activity charity with a vision to create vibrant, healthy and prosperous communities through sport. Its role is to connect, influence and provide sport and physical activity to make it an everyday part of people's lives. It wants to see more people taking part in sport and being physically active while ensuring that there is greater inclusivity in access to opportunities.

Yorkshire Visually Impaired Cricket Club

0161 882 0261

Old Sharlston Cricket Club
Weeland Road

Yorkshire Visually Impaired Cricket Club provides the opportunity for blind/visually impaired boys and girls of all ages and abilities to play cricket against teams from all over England.

Yorkshire's Brain Tumour Charity

0113 3400111

31 Otley Road

Yorkshire's Brain Tumour Charity’s vision is clear and simple, to cure a devastating disease that affects so many people. Whilst they are working to find a cure, the charity will provide the best patient and family support network they can.
Type of work: Health

Yorkshire, Humberside and Lincolnshire Circles of Support and Accountability

01904 630911

Priory Street Centre
15 Priory Street

Yorkshire, Humberside and Lincolnshire Circles of Support and Accountability is a community response to sexual offending, working in partnership with criminal justice agencies. Its mission is to reduce the risk of future sexual offences by supporting individuals who have committed sexual offences previously, thus keeping the community safe and creating no more victims.

Young Lives Consortium

01924 364198

Lightwaves Leisure Centre
Lower York Street, Marsh Way

Young Lives Consortium is a support organisation for voluntary and community organisations in the Wakefield District providing services for children, young people and families. We are a membership organisation run by member organisations; we have over 125 member organisations. Young Lives provides member organisations with an opportunity to raise awareness of issues important to children, young people and families and develop partnerships in response. Young Lives also offers a range of support to develop your organisation and services. Please see our website or get in contact to find out more.
Who they work with: Children and/or young people

Young People's Empowerment Project

01977 309101

The Airedale Methodist Church
1 Elizabeth Drive
WF10 3LB

Young People's Empowerment Project work with young people that are Not in Education Employment or Training to develop educational and employability skills.

Zara's Foundation


191 Priory Road

Zara's Foundation's mission is to: provide services to local young people; support families in crisis; open a shop and become self funding; provide fun days; improve health and well being of the local community; help build a better community and future for young people; work alongside other organisations.

Zest Health For Life

0113 2406677

The Old Fire Station
Gipton Approach

Zest is an independent non-profit organisation and registered charity which offers support and opportunity to people living in disadvantaged areas of Leeds. They aim to address health inequalities and social isolation through activities which improve physical, mental, social, emotional and economic wellbeing. The organisation has its roots in East Leeds, but now works citywide.
Type of work: Health