Myplace Rotherham is an iconic youth centre in Rotherham based on an innovative social enterprise model. The centre was developed and is managed by the YMCA.
Who do we work with?
We work with young people as well as the local community. Our Mission is Helping Young People Build a Future.
What services are provided?
Myplace provides a wide range of activities for young people including dance, drama, music, art and youth clubs. Myplace also provides many daytime activities for adults including courses and tea dances.
Myplace has a cafe which is open daily to centre users serving a delicious range of home cooked high quality food.
Staff and Volunteers:
Nicola Harding, Reaching Communities Project Coordinator
Juan Pozo, Catering Officer
Georgina Moore, Front of House Cashier and Barista
Tom Haywood, Casual Events Management
Mick Ogden, Business Assistant
Levi Allott, Reaching Communities Youth Worker
Suzanna Lancaster, Reaching Communities Youth Worker
Richard Hizam, Reaching Communities Youth Worker
Peter Hurley, Casual Youth Worker
Victoria Claxton, Study Programme Tutor
Leiquita Allsopp, Business Administration Apprentice
Karen Wallace-Astle, Casual Youth Worker
Gary Parker, Casual Youth Worker
Rowan Greaves, Casual Youth Worker
Who are the funders?
The construction of the premises was funded by the Department for Education. The centre generates its own income through enterprise, partnership work and funding applications.
Who are the partner organisations?
Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council, CYPF Consortium, Voluntary Action Rotherham.