YMCA East Surrey’s qualified youth workers engage with young people throughout East Surrey. We aim to support young people who display risk factors linked to them becoming NEET (Not in Education, Employment or Training) or offending, by helping them reach their full potential.
Street Talk is our extensive detached youth work programme. Working in the heart of local communities engaging young people in their space, with a view to building up a rapport, offering information, advice and guidance, as well as organising activities and promoting the local youth offer.
Our youth workers currently work in the following areas:
Tadworth – around Phoenix Youth Centre and Marble Way shops
Reigate – Woodhatch
Thursdays | 18:00-20:00
Redhill – around town centre
Fridays | 18:00-20:00
Our youth workers are still working with young people on the streets, with a focus on educating young people about current government guidelines in line with National Youth Agency advice and government guidance.