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

A Brighter Sound

A Brighter Sound Over the past few months, we have been working with Brighter Sound, a creative music project who develop the music creators, leaders and industry professionals of the future. Initially starting out as a ‘drop-in’ style music activity …
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What’s Cooking MYZ?

WOWOWOW – events are back at MYZ!After 18 long months of restrictions and zoom calls, we were delighted to be able to properly reopen our doors to the people who make it possible for us to do what we do …
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A Bloomin’ Awesome Day!

a bloomin’ awesome day! As part of Sustainability Week, we were joined by an incredible team of sustainable warriors from KeolisAmey Metrolink!From drab, to fab – they completely transformed our allotment area donating not just their time but also a …
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Goodbye from Richard

Goodbye from richard “After nearly 7 years, this week marks my last as CEO of Manchester Youth Zone before I hand over the reins.Throughout that time, I have seen; MYZ become embraced by the city and communities it serves, commitment …
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We’re currently recruiting for a #SportsWorker / #GymInstructor to join our incredible staff team dedicated to providing the best for young people!

For more information on the role and to get involved, visit

#YouthWork #CareersInYouthWork #ManchesterJobs

It was an absolute pleasure to have had @KAMetrolink over last week!

As part of their mission to reduce ASB across the tram network, they have been talking to young people about their experiences and educating them on both short and long term impacts.



We’ve still got tickets available for Boogie Bingo and you don’t want to miss it!

£30 gives you a night full of laughs (and access to a free bar!) and young people a brighter future. Get your tickets here now: (18+ only)

#MYZmagic #CharityEvents

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