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YMCA (Glenfield – Castlemara)

Contact Information

5 Cragfergus Grove, Glenfield, Carrickfergus,
BT38 7SX View Location on Map >
Contact Person
Maurice Shearer
Telephone Number
078 8905 7668
Email Address
Web Address
http://www.carrickymca.orgOpens in a new window

Please contact our office for more information using the telephone number given in this profile.

Other Information

Facilities Information

Main Services Provided

(i) Childrens/ Teenagers Programme: programmes and activities are structured to support and assist the personal development of each child. We encourage participants to make new friends and take part in activities, which will give them basic skills to benefit them in later life. We provide programmes for children from P2 - P7 and teenagers .We provide support and educational and volunteering opportunities to young adults 18-25 . These activities take place at various locations including PAKT House, Leisure Centre, local schools etc . PAKT runs a 3 week summer programme. Consisting of programmes for the P2 P7 group , community events and youth diversionary activities .

(ii) Family Programme: the family programme is designed to build upon the relationships forged the Childrens and Parents Programmes, thereby extending friendships, building confidence and improving self esteem . Families are encouraged to spend time together through a range of activities which include: Days Away, Special events etc

(iii) Parents Programme: the aim of the parents programme is to provide partical support and development opportunities . PAKT believes that by giving parents the opportunity to come together to learn , socialise and share their experiences of parenting, we can work together to build a better future for our families and our community.

Organisation Type
  • Community
Main Age Groups
  • 5-11 years
  • 12-16 years
  • 17-18 years
  • 19-25 years
Method of Access (Referral)
  • Self
  • Social Worker
  • School
  • Youth Justice
Family Support Services Categories
  • Leisure
  • Personal Development
  • Substance Abuse
  • Training / Learning / Employment
Main Category of Services
  • Leisure/Youth Service
  • Youth Offending

Areas covered

  • Carrickfergus

Love Lane and Milebush Wards of Carrickfergus a limited number of places are available to familes within Carrickfergus Borough and out side these wards .


YMCA (Glenfield – Castlemara)

  • YMCA (Glenfield – Castlemara)