Class of 2014 – 2015 Graduation

In March 2015, The Factory Youth Zone celebrated its first graduation  event. This event saw the young people who have successfully completed the Employment and Mentoring programmes receive certificates in front of their friends and families. The event was hosted by Apprentice contestant, Neil Clough, and included great food and fantastic entertainment. Guests were treated to…


Mentoring given Approved Provider Standard

The Mentoring Programme at The Factory Youth Zone has recently been awarded the Approved Provider Standard (APS) by the Mentoring and Befriending Foundation (MBF). The MBF aims to increase the effectiveness and quality of Mentoring and Befriending projects as a way for people to transform their lives. Projects which are assessed must meet 10 key requirements before…


Holiday Club – Alternative Providers

Due to a change in funding, The Factory Youth Zone is no longer able to provide a Holiday Club programme. We understand that this may disappoint a lot of our members and their families. However there are many alternative providers in the local area who run Holiday Club sessions including the following: Higher Blackley Youth Centre Manchester…