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YMCA Reverse Advent

Join us this December as we ask those that can to donate an item a day to one of our community branches to support a family in your area this holiday season. We will be collecting from Monday 3rd December th...

YMCA New Milton Nursery – opening April 2019

We're excited to announce that we are adding New Milton to our list of Early Years locations! Opening from 23rd April 2019, our nursery will offer high quality childcare for children aged 0-5 years in the loc...

Christmas Card Competition winners revealed!

A huge thank you to everyone that entered our Walice the fox Christmas Card competition. Everyone's designs were amazing and we loved hearing what Christmas meant to you! We are excited to announce that the 4...

YMCA Christmas Card Competition

We know it seems a bit early to be talking about "The Big Day"... but Christmas is only 99 days away (not that we're counting!) We're so excited about it that we've launched our Walice the Fox Christmas Card ...
Kimber House, one of our supported housing locations.

YMCA Fairthorne achieves housing status

On the 5th April 2018 the YMCA Fairthorne Group was successful in achieving Registered Provider status for the housing aspect of the organisation. This part of the organisation is known as YMCA Fairthorne Hou...

Facebook’s 5 for 5000 giveaway

It’s competition time! If we hit 5000 likes on our Fairthorne Manor Facebook page before 30th June 2018, we’re offering you the chance to win 1 of 5 amazing prizes. To enter, head over to our Facebook and simpl...

Win 2 weeks worth of Daycamps!

It's competition time! We're offering you the chance to win a weeks worth of Summer Daycamps at Fairthorne Manor for 2 children. To enter, head over to our Facebook and simply like our page and competition post...

Being in the Crowd

YMCA Fairthorne Group CEO, Chris Hand, writes about his Directorship at the YMCA and the changes to staff conferences over the past 21 years. In the autumn of 1997 I was appointed as the Director of YMCA Fai...
Fairthorne Manor staff

YMCA Fairthorne Group Gender Pay Gap Report 2017

YMCA Fairthorne Group has today published its Gender Pay Report for 2017.  Organisations with more than 250 employees are required to publish specific gender pay data by April 2018, as required by the UK Gove...

A message from Chris – Birthday Fun in the Sun !

YMCA Fairthorne Group CEO, Chris Hand, writes about his recent travels and time reminiscing with old friends.  What do you want for your Birthday this Year? – How about one in the summer for a change! I didn’t...