Young people speak their minds

Over 900 young people regularly take part in actvities at Lift every year. Meet a few of them and find out what they think of it.

Jesiah

"You can make a lot of really good friends. There are no postcode issues here."

More from Jesiah

Jasmia

"With the amount of sports activity on offer I can get my fitness up while still having fun."

More from Jasmia

Mudasir

"Prapon the gym manager is so supportive. Anyone who walks in here will boost their confidence."

More from Mudasir

Asiya

"I want to work with children and the youth workers helped me get a  childcare apprenticeship."

More from Asiya

Shanita

"It’s friendly heart-warming place. You can release any stresses and let anything out that is in your head."

More from Shanita

Kihyce

"The food is really good here with lots of opportunities to both cook and eat."

More from Kihyce

Robyn

"If I need any help with anything I just come here and Dillon or Judith will always be there."

More from Robyn

Tyresse

"I have learnt how to make music professionally, how to finish up tracks and then what to do with them."

More from Tyresse

Abdullahi

"It’s a great place. Come and meet Prapon and the gym team. Anything here is possible".

More from Abdullahi

Teo

"It is the place to come to find out new things about yourself and make connections."

More from Teo

Darrell

"Come here for the vibe. It is very safe here. Your parents will know you are somewhere safe."

More from Darrell

Your story

If you would like your thoughts to be featured on this page - speak to one of the youth team.

More about the team