18 05, 2015

Great week

May 18th, 2015|News|

  What happens when you have a shed full of scrap wood and want to teach members Stool weaving? Thanks to a generous donor we are now able to convert our scrap into stools using our new circular saw bench and planer/ thickenesser. Our new crafts class will now be making stools once again. When [...]

15 05, 2015

Great craft

May 15th, 2015|News|

With a little bit of glue and a few matchstick, one 12 year old has learnt that with a bit of patience so much can be done. The smile on his face as he took his craft home was worth a thousand dollars. Now that's called confidence building.

19 04, 2015


April 19th, 2015|News|

With more and more people riding bikes, Youthdirect have managed to partner with Hackney Council and have started to get our communities young children trained to ride safely and securely.Our first session started this Friday. A special thanks to Steve Ells from West Reservior and Pat Gannon from Hackney council for helping this project happen.

16 04, 2015

Congratulations Jamie

April 16th, 2015|News|

All the staff at Youthdirect would like to congratulate Jamie on making the list. We knew he had the capabilities and are just surprised he did not make place no 1. Mazal Tov Jamie and thanks for all the years you helped build our Charity.    

15 04, 2015


April 15th, 2015|News|

All All our Kayaking groups for 2015 are full, we currently have a limited amount of place in our other classes.

31 03, 2015

Spring groups

March 31st, 2015|News|

With the starting date of our spring groups looming, all places in the Kayaking group are booked. There are a few places in our sailing groups and Cycling proficiency classes.

25 03, 2015

New Cycling Course

March 25th, 2015|Activities, Events, News|

Cycling courses will be taking place in April with instructors coming from Hackney council. It has been a few years since this was possible.

25 03, 2015

Silver Quality Mark

March 25th, 2015|News|

This week we are proud to announce we have been awarded a Silver Level London Youth Quality Mark, a quality assurance scheme, a programme accredited by City and Guilds.