Manchester Youth Zone
North West Charity of the Year

Young people, their safety and their best interests are at the heart of everything we do, and with this in mind we are still operating at reduced capacity on sessions to minimise the risk of Covid-19.  

When on session members must follow our respect policy and adhere to social distancing guidelines.  

Hot food is available on all sessions either to eat in or take away.

Click the following links to see what we’ve got in store! >>>

About Us

Manchester Youth Zone provides a unique, safe place for young people aged 8 – 19, up to 25 with additional needs, from across Manchester.

With a wealth of sport and creative activities, Manchester Youth Zone currently welcomes almost 1,000 young people each week. Working closely with members to raise their aspirations, the Youth Zone offers a number of targeted provisions to provide additional support to those who need it… READ MORE

Latest News

Free Support and Advice - south east asian mum's group, employability support, young dad's support, birth and beyond group

Free Support for New & Expectant Parents

Are you a new or expectant parent? Free event for Mums, Dads, or anyone who cares for a child aged 2 and under From coffee mornings to counseling and employment advice: whatever you need, we are here to support you …
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Size? launches “size? day” raffle to offer second chance to buy exclusive footwear from 2021

Footwear and streetwear retailer size? has today announced the launch of ‘size? day’, taking place tomorrow, 14 January, where customers can enter a raffle get their hands on 14 exclusive collaboration products from the likes of Nike, adidas Originals and …
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Amanda Naylor

MYZ Chief Executive Amanda Naylor OBE Recognised in New Year Honours List

Manchester Youth Zone’s CEO, Amanda Naylor, was among those named on the Queens Honours List 2022 today. She was awarded an OBE for services to vulnerable children and young people in recognition of over 25 years championing young people through roles …
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Christmas Activities Across Manchester

There is SO MUCH Christmas Holiday fun happening right across North Manchester.  We work closely with our partners to make sure that children and young people can access fun activities, hot food and trips out!  Please read on for more …
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It’s Wednesday, you know what that means? Our Senior is on!

Throwback to last Wednesday when our very own Bolaji taught fellow seniors and staff how to draw a realistic eyes. 👁️

What a fantastic teacher he was! Swipe to see how the session went. #myzmagic


Are you a new or expectant parent? We’ve got a FREE event on Weds 2nd Feb for anyone who cares for a child aged 2 and under. Fun activities, refreshments, help and advice – check out the link for more info

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