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Your donation will change a young person's life.

YMCA Cornwall provides supported accommodation for young people aged 16 - 24 who find themselves homeless, sofa-surfing, rough sleeping, or need to leave home. Please give generously to help young people in need.
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Charge your Electric Vehicle for only 20p/kWh at YMCA Cornwall.
Our 7.2 kWh charging point is compatible with all EVs/PHEVs.
Available 24/7. Convenient for walking into town - or why not enjoy coffee and cake here in our Coffee Shop while you wait!
Book your slot on the VendElectric App: https://vendelectric.com/app

YMCA Cornwall

YMCA Cornwall is an independent charity providing supported housing for vulnerable young people aged 16 – 24 who are homeless or at risk. Your donations and grants ensure we can help young people in need to overcome their challenges and learn to live independently. In 2017 we joined 10 YMCAs to form the Y:Housing consortium, maximising housing opportunities for young people.

16-24 & Need Help?

If you're homeless or at risk and aged 16-24, get in touch to arrange a conversation with our housing team.

Youth Housing

Find out more about our supported youth housing and resettlement service.

Room Hire

Large spacious studios and boardrooms for meetings, training sessions, fitness and dance classes.

About YMCA Cornwall

We support young people in Cornwall to live independently, overcome challenges and rebuild their lives.

Coffee Shop

Locally made sandwiches, cakes and pasties. Free Wi-Fi. Profits help young people in need.

Emergency Housing and Rough Sleeping Information

Support & Advice

20 New Flats

YMCA Cornwall has built 20 new self-contained supported flats in Penzance for vulnerable young people. Our management team and trustees, motivated

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