Lux. is the Northampton Youth Ministry Office (NYMO) discipleship programme aimed at informing and encouraging young Catholics between the ages of 11-25, and giving us all opportunities to celebrate our faith together. Click here for more information about Lux. Visit their events diary page for upcoming programmes and events.
LIGHTHOUSE Preparations for Burnham Lighthouse 2018 are well underway. They still require more adult volunteers, please sign up if you can help, even if you can only manage a day or two, all help will be gratefully received. You can sign up using the following link: lighthousecentral.org/forms/leader-registration For children’s registration please go to: lighthousecentral.org/forms/child-registration
WORLD MEETING OF FAMILIES
NYMO invite young adults aged 16-30 years to the World Meeting of Families in Ireland in August 2018. Pope Francis is travelling to Dublin for this festival. From the 21st – 27th August, the trip costs £395 including travel, accommodation and conference tickets. For more information and to book a place email fiona at NYMO using this link or call 01582 720627.
NYMO Event information & downloads
Fr Andy is hosting Film Nights for some of our younger members of the parish. Age groups: 9-11 years old (U and PG rated films), 12-14 years old (U, PG or 12 rated films), 15-17 (U, PG, 12 or 15 rated films), and an 18+ group if there is the demand. They are held at 7pm on Friday evenings once a month for each age group. If you are interested, please click here to contact Yvonne by email – please give your age group and a contact phone number, or call 01628 605764.
UK Safer Internet Centre
They provide advice, help and resources to help children and young people stay safe whilst online. Advice and Resources – help for Young People | Parents and carers | Teachers and Professionals
Professionals Online Safety Hotline
If you have a online bullying or online child protection concern you can contact UK-SIC on 0844 381 4772 (Mon-Fri 10am-4pm) Helpline webpage | Other internet safety organisations
Yfaith.co.uk is a website created primarily for young Catholics between the ages of ten and thirteen. The website aims to make it easy for young people to explore their own Catholic faith online.
Click here to visit Yfaith.co.uk | Information for parents about Yfaith
Considering a Gap Year?
Website for 6th form students thinking about taking a gap year…
» Catholic Gap Year
There are regular events for young people within the parish and the Slough Pastoral area, such as youth masses and Youth Week (for 12’s-25’s), please see the Parish Newsletter or the notice boards for more info…