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Kirkcaldy YMCA

Kirkcaldy YMCA is a vibrant local community hub for children, young people and families providing a wide range of programmes all year round and involving large numbers of volunteers.

Kirkcaldy YMCA’s Creative Communities project helps support a programme of music, filmmaking and crafts sessions with peer and group support in the Gallatown and Templehall areas of the town.

BBFF has enabled Kirkcaldy to run InSync mentoring, a service providing 1-1 mentoring support for young people in school, helping them to build confidence and life skills.

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Independent support for people accessing the social care system
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