Welcome to Young People's Empowerment Project

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 to develop your employability skills or want someone to talk to, get in touch.


Youth Empowerment

 WF Healthy Happy Holiday

YPEP Holiday Club allows young people to enjoy the benefits of  indoor and physical activity on their own terms, with supported funding that allows young people to try new activities and experiences in order to develop new skills and an understanding of a healthy lifestyle.

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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.

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YPEP Short Breaks

After School, Weekend and Holiday Activities

For families that have been assessed and given short breaks allocation, you can access our service. For more information contact 01977 558074 or email info@ypep.co.uk

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Tag Rugby

The Hut, Airedale

Starting 6th May

Fridays, 4:30PM - 6:00PM

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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.

Our Mission

Empowering Children, Young People and Families for the future

Young Peoples Empowerment Project is non-profit organisation, supporting Children, Young People and Families in the Wakefield District. We provide Youth Work, One to One Mentoring, Employability and Life Skills and Family Support. 

We at YPEP work with Children,  Young People and Families from all walks of life to overcome barriers and achieve their full potential.

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

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