Presentation on theme: "40 YEARS CELEBRATION Friday 3rd November 2000. n Cumbernauld YMCA-YWCA first Community Centre in the Town."— Presentation transcript:
40 YEARS CELEBRATION Friday 3rd November 2000
n Cumbernauld YMCA-YWCA first Community Centre in the Town.
n Jean Briton. First General Secretary in 1960.
n Easter Bonnets
n Early drama group members.
n The extension hall, finished and opened: 1965
n Eddie Alexander
n Cumbernauld News announces Stewarts arrival.
n Tommy Barrett and Maureen Thomson representing the Y, at Holyrood Palace n Youth Club Members
n Disco Dine
n Youth Club Members
n Ys Football Team Kildrum Thistle.
n Demand for childcare increases
n Eleanor joins Y Team - October 1975
n every morning & afternoon n 5 days a week n 144 playgroup places n 40 toddler places
n Y TEAM - win bed-race trophy 4 years in a row n Jumble Sale
n Provides equipment for every playgroup in the town
n Inter-pop quiz 1978
n Weekend Discos, regularly attended by local youths, each week.
n Discos held at Westfield Community Room / St Maurices High School
n 1000 different young people were involved in these activities
n Awarded 1987.
n Organise wide range of activities - fancy dress discos, self defence, assertiveness training and much more
n 2500 young people benefit n Kildrum, Village, Seafar, Westfield, Condorrat and Eastfield.
n 1987 n The doors open at Kildrum House
n Emergency n High Support n Move On n Mother & Baby n 2,500 assisted n 1000 accommodated
n New developments required
n Peace of Mind for Parents Project opens 1989.
n POMP logo designed by children
n POMP expands to: Abronhill, Croy, Kilsyth, Moodiesburn, Condorrat, Chryston, Lenzie and Seafar
n First Foyer Project in Scotland. n Opens on 3rd November 1995.
n First Foyer Flats come on-line, as Y purchase three properties.
n Raleigh International
n BS5750 n Scottish Quality Management Standard
n Pomp Staff receive their SVQ in play-work
n Housing Staff - gain HNC in Social Care n COSCA Counselling Skills Certificate
n European Conference - Social Inclusion
n Dominic from Bangladesh n Giani from Italy
n David and Alison visit from the USA
n Eleanor Campbell. USA-1989 n Jacqui Mitchell - Bangladesh exchange
n One of the first YMCAs In Scotland on-line: 1997
n Web Site - around 800 hits per week
n From: Tommy Barrett in Australia n Member and leader in 1970s n Hi, Stewart It took you long enough to update the web site, it looks great. I have been checking the site for months looking for news on the good old Y at Cumbernauld. I notice by the picture that the building has not changed much. It is very late here in Australia so I will send you another in a few days with a few questions about how you are etc.
n From: Jeanette Bennett in Australia n Youth Club member and first netball leader n Hi, Stewart Came across your web page, great to see the netball is still doing well. Wish you all well.