Great opportunities to take on this summer!

One Ark have linked with Sports Alive and Vibrant Parks to deliver these exciting opportunities for young people this summer.

Sports Alive

Sports Alive provide free youth clubs at Northwood Community Centre (Gilescroft Avenue, Kirkby, Liverpool, L33 9TW).  Here’s just some of the activities you can get involved in:

During the youth club sessions, Sports Alive will work with you on confidence building, employability and CV writing skills, mental health support, drugs and alcohol and sexual health awareness.

In addition to the junior sessions, Sports Alive staff will be out and about around Northwood to engage with young people throughout the summer, look out for our team in your neighbourhood!

Fun Days

HYPE is running a number of Community Fundays across Merseyside to give children and families more to do this August. All events will take place in local parks and are FREE to attend. Simply turn up on the day and play! Download the full list of dates.

Vibrant Parks

HYPE Merseyside are holding community events, activities and workshops across Merseyside for children and young people to participate in. Volunteers aged 16-24 years are needed to make a difference in parks and centres in Merseyside.

Knowsley Parks involved:

Liverpool Parks involved:

Find out about further parks involved by visiting the website below.

You can volunteer for one day, one week or more. For full details:  W: T: 0151 6537024 M: +44 (0)7793753527 @hype_merseyside

Apply now:


International Vibrant Parks

HYPE is creating over 100 changemakers, volunteers who could have a 9-day experience in either Cape Town or New York.

Experience of a lifetime

Work on projects focusing on the environment, music, dance, sport, wildlife and a whole lot more. Gain valuable work experience, meet friendly, welcoming people and develop new skills.

Register your interest today by filling in the online registration form (address above). You could be one of the lucky 100 applications that receives £500 funding to help you get there (you will need to raise remaining costs).

During the 9-days you will attend events and deliver events, attend community projects, after school clubs and work with hundreds of children across deprived communities and get some sightseeing in.

New York Dates 2020

20th – 29th Jun
18th – 27th Jul
21st – 30th Aug

Cape Town Dates 2020
15th – 24th Feb
4th – 14th Apr
24th Oct – 1st Nov

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If you are interested in investing or partnering with One Ark we would welcome the opportunity to work with people who want to make a difference in our communities. There are lots of ways of getting in touch so drop us an email, pick up the phone or message us on social media.

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Phone: 0151 290 7000