15 12 '20

Six amazing Legacy members were awarded £250 each from the Jack Petchey Foundation! The Jack Petchey Foundation was set up to inspire and motivate young people across London and Essex by providing exciting projects and programmes for them to get involved in. We also recognise the outstanding achievements of today’s young people by awarding them…

02 12 '20
Art Competition

Calling all Legacy #ARTISTS & #CREATIVES! We are running an #ART competition with some help from our #friends at @unitedtochangeandinspire and all you have to do is copy and recreate Kriss’ drawing on this link using any art form you like and YOU could win an exclusive VIP Goodie Bag from @unitedtochangeandinspire Once you are…

18 11 '20

Bullying has a long-lasting effect on those who experience and witness it. But by channelling our collective power, through shared efforts and shared ambitions, we can reduce bullying together. 1. Know the signs Look out for any changes in behaviour – for example becoming quieter or withdrawn or acting up and getting in trouble. You…

08 10 '20

M R Scaffolding Services, based nearby to the Youth Zone on Mitcham Road Croydon, has pledged to generate £75,000 over the next three years for Legacy Youth Zone. MR Scaffolding Services was established more than 45 years ago, in 1974. The commercial scaffolding company has gone on to become specialists in providing access solutions to…

02 10 '20

#BlackHistoryMonth #2020 is a time for us all to take an honest look at our shared British history. This month we will be highlighting the achievements and struggles of Black British people and we will continue to shine a light on all members of our community as part of our ongoing commitment to bridging the #equality gap and ending #racism….

16 09 '20

Hear from Legacy’s CEO Barnabas Shelbourne for our latest update on COVID-19 safety measures and guidance on social distancing in the Youth Zone. We want young people to continue to have fun in the centre whilst keeping safe at all times. #LegacyYouthZone #Croydon #Greenteam #COVID19

14 09 '20

Come and join Break the Cycle programme running now at Legacy Youth Zone! This is 5 week programme with an optional FREE CSCS* training course on week 6. This programme will support young people aged 16-24 with CV writing, interview skills, apprenticeship and job applications and much more. The programme runs on Mondays and Tuesdays…

08 09 '20

Croydon’s Legacy Youth Zone is celebrating its first birthday! Since the grand opening in 2019, the facility has seen over 5,600 young people walk through its doors. During lockdown, the Youth Zone also had to drastically reshape its seven-day-a-week offer to support local young people and families in the Croydon community. Legacy Youth Zone, which…

14 08 '20

March saw a national lockdown impacting millions of young people and their families across the UK, lasting four months and in that time Legacy Youth Zone used this as an opportunity to help the local community by giving out food parcels to families of members and non-members. We launched talk2us@legacyyouthzone.org for people to reach out to us if they…

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