You can support Southend YMCA in several ways and be the reason why a young person has access to help, accommodation and hope for the future.

Individuals, Groups or Businesses of any size can create a small fundraiser or take part in a sponsored event to raise funds for our work and hundreds of young people's lives.

The ways you can make an impact.
Single or monthly donations with JustGiving provide a safe and secure option for individuals and organisations to donate online.


This includes options to donate as a one off-donation or as a regular payment through Direct Debit.

Click here to be taken to JustGiving and make a donation that works for you, what you can afford and how often.

Select us as your charity and fundraise

Are you taking part in a charity run, race or event? You can choose us as your charity via JustGiving.

Visit our JustGiving Page and select us as your chosen charity and fundraise for us online. This saves time and energy as money raised is donated online and goes straight to us!

If you're planning to do this, get in touch and we will be happy to promote your fundraising pages.

Donate using a cheque or another way

If you prefer to donate using cheque please make cheques payable to "Southend Young Men's Christian Association" and post to:

FAO Finance

Newlands, Southend YMCA,

85 Ambleside Drive,

Southend On Sea,

Essex, SS1 2FY.

Alternatively, if you'd like to make a donation with cash or another means, please contact our finance department on 01702 301301 or email 

You can donate through JustGiving, Easyfundraising, Amazon Smile and The Essex Lottery.
If you're interested in volunteering or support in another way, please contact us with details about what you're interested in and what you'd like to do and we'll be happy to discuss options with you.

Visit Us:

 (Head Office) Southend YMCA,


85 Ambleside Drive,

Southend On Sea, SS1 2FY

Visit Us:

Southend YMCA

Business Eco-Hub

2a St John's Road,

Westcliff On Sea, SS0 7JZ

Contact Us:

01702 301 301

Together, we can end youth homelessness in Southend.

Southend's Leading Children's Charity - Southend-on-Sea Young Men’s Christian Association (Southend YMCA) Registered Charity Number: 1102837 (registered in England); Limited Liability Company number 5051166;  Non-profit, private registered provider of social housing: Number 4853