Ypeople



Ypeople CEO announces retirement

Joe Connolly has announced that he will retire at CEO of Ypeople at the end of 2019.

Published 23 August 2019

Ypeople to host annual charity golf day

A charity which provides support to vulnerable groups, homeless help and youth services will host its 9th annual charity golf event later this month to fundraise for special projects and events that take place throughout the year.

Published 16 August 2019

YPeople holds first family mentoring session in Glasgow

Homelessness charity YPeople held its first family mentoring session this month as part of its 'intandem' mentoring project.

Published 7 August 2019

New post to deliver specialist support for Ypeople’s PIE approach

Scottish charity Ypeople has announced the appointment of Dr Emily Pathe as a new specialist counselling psychologist to support its work with people experiencing homelessness.

Published 29 July 2019

Hat-trick of Quality Scotland awards for Ypeople

Scottish homelessness charity Ypeople notched an impressive hat-trick of prizes at this year’s Quality Scotland Scottish Awards for Business Excellence.

Published 21 June 2019

Ypeople to separate from YMCA movement

Scottish charity Ypeople has announced its disaffiliation from the wider YMCA movement.

Published 7 June 2019

Glasgow homelessness charity to merge with YWCA Scotland

Two of Scotland’s leading third sector organisations have announced plans to merge with the aim of expanding operations to further enhance and strengthen the support they offer to people across the country.

Published 5 February 2018

Homelessness charity CEO welcomes council tax commitment to care leavers

The CEO of Glasgow homelessness charity Ypeople has welcomed Nicola Sturgeon’s plans to exempt care experienced young people from paying council tax.

Published 17 October 2017

New appointment brings more frontline business experience to homelessness charity’s board

One of Glasgow’s oldest charities has continued a period of development and growth with the addition of Derek May, CEO of Scotland-wide recruitment business Brightwork, to its board.

Published 7 April 2017

CMS helps challenge social inequality in Scotland with £1000 charity donation

Window, door and curtain walling designer, manufacturer and installer CMS Window Systems has made a generous donation to a long-established Scottish charity which works tirelessly to combat social inequality.

Published 12 December 2016

BAM Construction graduates lend support to homelessness charities

Three graduates from BAM Construction put their entrepreneurial talents to the test by taking part in a company challenge and at the same time raising money for charity.

Published 24 March 2016

The Life of PIE

In the first installment of this year's Homeless Spotlight feature, Ypeople, the trading name of YMCA Glasgow, showcases its ground breaking Pathways service in South Lanarkshire, which supports people with highly complex needs and is the first service in Scotland to be based on the principle of a psychologically informed environment.

Published 25 January 2016