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Community Activities

Horbury Breakthrough Youth Project

If you're aged 11-18 and want to meet other people your age for discussion, fun activities and great opportunities then the Breakthrough Youth Project is for you.  Check out their website.

The Addy Youth Club, knottingley

Running on Tuesdays 4.30-6pm

Find them on Facebook or visit their website

Havercroft and Ryhill Sports and Youth Centre, Ryhill

Activities will be updated on the Facebook page as they become available

The Hut, Airedale

The Hut is a modern and vibrant Community Leisure Centre located in Castleford West Yorkshire, offering a great range of facilities and activities for all ages.  The Centre provides a vital meeting point for the local community, whether you are looking for a regular exercise class, sports facility, ten pin bowling, meeting space or just a place to meet friends for coffee. Follow them on Facebook

My Local Offer, Wakefield

Providing support and information for families with children and young people aged 0-25 with special educational needs and/or a disability. Find out about activities and groups you can join in with here.

National Citizen Service (NCS) Programme, Wakefield

Get outdoors, take part in life skills workshops and take the opportunity to design and deliver life changing volunteering projects with your peers.

For further information get in touch at Youthwork@wakefield.gov.uk or call Henry on 07867207935


Next Generation, Wakefield

At Next Generation we organise all kinds of activities for children and young people (aged 8 to 19). During the week we have several groups at Lightwaves. We use the leisure and sport facilities, and our YouthZone with computers, internet access, Xbox1, Nintendo WII, games, arts & crafts, pool and fussbal table and kitchen. On the Stanley Royd playing fields we do outdoor sport & play activities. We go out on trips, walks, visits and workshops to get some new experiences and to have fun. Please check the website for up to date information

Princes Trust

We believe that every young person should have the chance to embrace exciting opportunities. So, we help 11 to 30 year-olds to find the tools and confidence to try free courses and start careers. Visit the website for more information.

The Princes Trust are pleased to announce we are running some more online employability & wellbeing sessions for 16 - 30 year olds, living within Yorkshire and Humber.  Sessions will be held on Microsoft Teams on a rolling weekly basis, with employability sessions on a Tuesday and Wellbeing sessions on a Thursday.

Please note it is NOT necessary to attend every session, young people can attend whichever sessions they would like to or would find most beneficial. For further information click here.  Click for information on Health and Social care and retail opportunities in Leeds

Wakefield Youth service

Wakefield Youth service offer a range of support, activities and groups for Children and Young People age 10 to 25 years. Young carers, Stripes group, SEND group, National citizens Service, Duke of Edinburgh Award, Detached Youth work and the Youth council are some of the things you can get involved in. Please check on the website, Facebook Page or Twitter for further information

Young Carers group, Crofton

The young Carers group is for any one aged 11 to 19 years who participates in caring for another member of their family.  Please check the WF Youth website for any updates and further information.


Library, Museums and Attractions

Hepworth, Wakefield

Check here to find out what’s on

Wakefield Castles and Museums

Find out what's on at the districts museums and castles


Parks and Wildlife

The Great Outdoors

Why not take a walk or cycle round some of the districts many parks including Pugneys Country Park, Newmillardam or why not try the Room on the Broom Adventure Trail at Anglers Country Park. Click here for a list of the districts parks and countryside:


Sports, Leisure and Culture.

Cycling routes

Did you know Wakefield has many cycling routes, click here for more information

Hemsworth Waterpark and Play world

With its two lakes, pedalo rides, sandy beaches, adventure playground and waterpark it is a great place for children of all ages. Find out more information here




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