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Training Officer at YMCA West London

YMCA West London’s mission is to transform young lives. We provide flexible support, training suite and a life skills programme to up to 102 vulnerable young people living at Jupiter House Foyer/Ventura house hostel in Hayes.


Karen Chambers

What is your proudest moment any why? Couldn’t pinpoint 1, but 2 of my proudest moments are achievements of my children! My daughter graduating as a teacher – being nominated for Inspirational Teacher of the year…


BLOG: Fiddling while Rome burns?

I’ve just returned from the National Housing Federation Conference in Birmingham.  I had been asked to participate in an ‘Ideas Lab’ focused on ‘Strengthening the Employment and Skills Offer to Young People’. The brief was to…

Tata to our Direction of Innovation, Colin Falconer

On Friday 25th September, we say ‘tata’ to Colin Falconer, our Director of Innovation, who has shaped the foundations of Advantaged Thinking. Colin has been with the Foyer Federation for 14 years and now feels that the…