25 01, 2017

Thanks to our volunteers

January 25th, 2017|News|

Over 13 years of changing children's life at Youthdirect and we have moved to another step. A group of  children who have used our services have volunteered to come in during the classes and assist the younger children's who are having difficulties. Their assistance is greatly appreciated. All the boys were treated to a meal [...]

17 01, 2017

The future in 2017

January 17th, 2017|News|

We are well into 2017 and things are looking great. Membership is growing and the feedback is getting better. Whilst it might still be cold outside our Summer plans are well underway with  Watersports and holiday scheme the main subject at our management meetings. Last year we reported Elephants at Youthdirect  well this year it [...]

29 09, 2016

Shana Tova / Happy New Year

September 29th, 2016|News|

As this year comes to an end we look back and reflect. Our membership numbers have risen once again we are providing more classes than ever. The summer months as always have been hectic with close t0 100 children attending our summer day camp, which judging on the feedback received,was a great success. Our water sports [...]

14 02, 2016

Summer Plans

February 14th, 2016|News|

With cuts to funding hitting hard, Youthdirect have put on hold any new programs until funding can be confirmed. We will concentrate on the current courses. woodwork for over 10 years old , art for over 10 years old and crafts for ages 8 to 10. We can confirm that we have made provisional bookings [...]

21 12, 2015

Payback time

December 21st, 2015|News|

Last year 12 year old M who had been attending our out of school group for some time , decided to create a Menorah (Hanukia) with the resemblance of Kever Rachel (Tomb of Rachel). Using a variety different woods (hard and softwoods), he worked many hours on this project and this is his results. He [...]

25 11, 2015

We’ve struck Gold

November 25th, 2015|News|

Youthdirect are now the proud holders of The Gold Quality Mark. Whilst we cannot go any higher in Quality Mark we will still strive to get better in all our services. Watch out for our new sessions starting in the new year.

23 11, 2015

Love working with Kids?

November 23rd, 2015|News|

Youthdirect is a registered charity that delivers culturally appropriate activities to children ages 8-13 from the local Jewish community. We are based in North London We are currently looking for a male woodwork tutor  and a male tutor to introduce and build up ceramics/ pottery  for our after school club 6-8.30 pm. We are also interested in [...]

29 10, 2015

Its all Sushi at Youthdirect

October 29th, 2015|News|

Its amazing what one can do with wax. These Sushi candles were created at Youthdirect.

3 07, 2015

End of Spring number crunching

July 3rd, 2015|News|

As we approach the end of our spring program and get into gear for our Summer programs it is time to reflect on the numbers we achieved in the last 3 months. 60 hours outdoor sessions with sunny sky's   this year 80 children attended watersports with 52 passing level 1 and for the first time 23 passing [...]

11 06, 2015

Can you believe this is London

June 11th, 2015|News|

You know all those pictures of children happy and smiling, did you notice many seem to be taken in countryside. Cities with their daily grind , don't make best of backgrounds for those happy kids. Everyone rushing to earn a few more pennies, people hardly know who their neighbours are,crime high. Hey not a great [...]