The majority of YMCA Lincolnshire’s beneficiaries have multiple and complex needs and it has witnessed an increase in anxiety levels and general decline in mental health as people are asked to adhere to social distancing guidelines.
LandAid’s £9,788 grant will provide technology for the young people, so they have access to entertainment and are able to stay connected with their support network. This grant will also cover food, personal care and cleaning packs, as well as mindfulness packages,
YMCA Lincolnshire is part of a worldwide YMCA federation that has been supporting young people for the past 175 years. YMCA Lincolnshire, a locally governed youth charity, exists to help Lincolnshire people gain strength, resilience and skills to thrive and achieve their full potential.