Youth Community Support Agency (YCSA) are seeking new members for their Board of Directors / Charity Trustees.


Can you help? YCSA was established over 20 years ago to provide support services to BME young people aged 12 -25 across Glasgow, from our base in the Pollokshields area of Glasgow’s Southside. Applicants should be passionate about ensuring equality for young people and have experience of serving on, or working with, a Management Committee… Read More »

Volunteers Week 2017 – Testimonial from Ian Hamilton


I started volunteering with YCSA in November 2016 after seeing an advert on Volunteer Scotland that matched my interests and skills and could offer me great experience towards my desire to work in a Community Learning and Development related organisation. Though I had graduated with a Post Graduate Diploma in Community Learning and Development I… Read More »

Why ‘Represent’?


The idea behind ‘Represent’ originated from the roots of Hip hop culture where you are encouraged to represent where you are from, your community and what you stand for. This was a great opportunity to develop a program which creates a platform for young people to do exactly that through creative and digital means. It… Read More »

Festive Wishes!


Sending all our friends, partners, volunteers and young people the best wishes over this festive period! We will be closing for a short time from the 23rd of December to the 4th of January. We look forward to working with you all in the New Year! Tel: 0141 420 6600Email:


Our Development Worker, Clare McBrien, reflects on The Ctrl Alt Delete Recording Sessions at YCSA When I started working at YCSA, the Chief Executive Umar Ansari asked me, ‘What do you care about?’ I told him, ‘Music.’ When he asked why, I stammered while trying to condense my complex relationship with it into one pithy… Read More »