About Our Services

Having a Community base has been integral to giving the families within the borough the following: A Focal point for problem solving and support. Acting as a 'signpost' for the community. A physical symbol for enhancing the profile of the Yemeni, Arabic speaking and other disadvantaged communities in Sandwell.

The YCA run community centres are not only 'hubs' for practical work and initiatives, but also a space for cultural and spiritual validation in addition to identity reinforcement.

The YCA offers a range of services they include:

  • Advice, Welfare Rights and Pension Services
  • After School Tuition Clubs
  • Conference Facilities
  • Tahfeedh (Quran Recitation) classes
  • IT Learning Centre
  • Male Elderly Luncheon Club
  • Women only fitness gym sessions
  • Men only fitness gym sessions
  • Men’s Social Club
  • Job Clubs
  • Office space
  • English Language Classes
  • Women’s Access Point
  • Women’s Elderly Luncheon Club
  • Youth Clubs
  • Young People’s Arabic Language Classes
  • Holiday Play Schemes
  • Advocacy*
  • Arabic interpreting and translation services*

To find out more visit our IT Learning Centre page or the Advice page, or contact us to find out more.

*Limited services, depending on staff availability