HIP HOP TAKES OVER HIDEOUT

Manchester HipHop archives project with HideOut ends with final showcase Saturday 2nd July saw the end of the Manchester HipHop Archives ‘Hip Hop Takeover’ project with HideOut Youth Zone. The six-week project, which began on the 28th May, provided young people (aged 13 – 25) the opportunity to explore Manchester’s musical heritage, identity and the... Read more »

Never Stop Exploring with HideOut

HideOut members enjoy an excursion to the countryside with sports fashion brand. On Saturday 25th June, nine HideOut members traveled to North Yorkshire for a day of fun with Sports Fashion brand size? The trip, organised by size?, provided HideOut’s young people with the opportunity to leave their inner-city estate, and travel to Alfresco Adventures... Read more »

HIDEOUT LEADS FIRST MANCHESTER DAY PARADE

HideOut Youth Zone front the Manchester Day parade as it returns after 3-years.  The Manchester Day parade made its long-awaited return to the city centre on Sunday 19th June, after a three-year hiatus.   Fifteen proud HideOut members took to the streets to represent the Youth Zone and joined over 1,300 other participants in the parade. ... Read more »

Youth charities partner to tackle youth mental health crisis

HideOut Youth Zone partners with national youth charity, ‘Stop. Breathe. Think’, to tackle growing youth mental health crisis. To mark Mental Health Awareness Week (9-15 May 2022), HideOut Youth Zone welcomed mental health support charity, ‘Stop.Breathe.Think’, to host an evening of mental wellbeing activity, and to raise awareness of the charity’s service amongst young people... Read more »

Member blog: Shanay goes to Snow Camp

Senior Club member, Shanay, has been training with Snow Camp since last year. Snow Camp are a national snowsports youth charity working with young people across the UK. In 2019, 93% of their young people who completed their programmes moved on to either employment, education or further training. 92% gained 1 or more new qualifications and... Read more »

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HideOut Hitters go toe-to-toe

Family and friends invited to celebrate the end of HideOut’s ten-week boxing project with local boxing club.  March saw the completion of HideOut Youth Zone’s boxing project, in partnership with the East Manchester local boxing club, Belle Vue ABC.   The 10-week project ended with eight HideOut boxers going toe-to-toe with members of Belle Vue Amateur... Read more »

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HideOut Youth Zone set to make change across Greater Manchester

HideOut Youth Zone joins Greater Manchester Youth Combined Authority to help direct change for young people across the city-region. It has been announced that HideOut Youth Zone will be one of 26 youth organisations across Greater Manchester to be successful in their application for membership of the Greater Manchester Youth Combined Authority (GMYCA). The GMYCA... Read more »

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Steve Judge empowers young people to achieve their GOLD

On 22nd February, we had the amazing Steve Judge, a Professional Motivational Speaker, in the Youth Zone for our ‘Be Inspired’ event, where Steve empowered young people and adults to believe in themselves and achieve their GOLD. At the age of 28, Steve had a devastating car accident which left him fighting to stay alive.... Read more »

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BBC North West visits HideOut Youth Zone

BBC North West visits HideOut Youth Zone to interview young people about the value of Youth Work and the need for more funding. NYA figures show that youth service spending across the country dropped from £1.2bn in 2010-11 to £379m in 2020-21. Spending per young person in the North West has fallen from £287.03 to... Read more »

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Bruntwood helps spread some Christmas joy at HideOut Youth Zone

Bruntwood, one of HideOut Youth Zone’s Founder Patrons, yet again launched their annual Christmas campaign, The Wishing Tree, helping to give young people the Christmas they deserve. The campaign encourages Bruntwood’s employees, customers and the local business community to give back by donating a gift from one of the charities’ wish lists. The wish lists... Read more »