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.


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

More from Jesiah


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

More from Jasmia


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

More from Mudasir


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

More from Asiya


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

More from Shanita


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

More from Kihyce


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

More from Robyn


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

More from Tyresse


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

More from Abdullahi


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

More from Teo


"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.

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Last updated: 17/10/2018 09:10AM