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Welcome to Young People's Empowerment Project

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Our Mission

Empowering Young People for the future

We at YPEP work with young people from all walks of life to overcome barriers and achieve their full potential.


How We Help


Skills Development

Lifeskills workshops 16-24

One of our goals is to ensure that the most vulnerable and at-risk groups in the Castleford and surrounding areas to develop education and employability skills. If you need help with something or want someone to talk to, get in touch and we can point you in the right direction.


Youth Empowerment

Fighting Inequality

Aged 11-16? Looking to develop your skills? We invite you to tell us what activities you would like us to offer. By filling in one of our activity request forms, we can truly involve young people in the decision making process and of course you get to do something you love to!

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Volunteer Opportunities

Helping Others

Want to volunteer with us and empower the next generation? If you are looking for experience in the youth worker industry, we would love yo hear from you. Fill in a form by clicking on the button and we'll get back to you.


Half-term programme

Lockdown 2021 Update

Due to lockdown restrictions we have been unable to host our Half-Term club at the Hut. However we are sending out activity and lunch packs- contact us for enquiries.



Sexual Health

If you are under 25 you are eligible for a C-Card to access help and advice. Contact us to book an appointment to get you started.

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Indoor Sports Activity Packs

Fighting Inequality

Aged 11-16? Are you currently isolating? Do you have barriers preventing you from exercising outside? Contact us to receive an indoor sports activity pack.


Young people are the future of tomorrow - let's really help them spread their wings !

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Supporters of YPEP

We would like to thank all the organisations that have supported us and provided valuable funding and guidance. We couldn't do what we do without them.

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Wakefield Council
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