YMCA Exeter Lighthouse Activities

Free activities, groups and training opportunities available to all residents across our supported housing.


Love football? Join Exeter City FC’s ‘Opportunity Club’ – a weekly, free indoor football session for all abilities. We also host screenings of big games in our cafe!

Horticulture & Woodwork

Get involved with our gardening group or learn and develop your practical skills, making and creating with our green woodwork team!

Food Boost

A Free Friday night takeaway – place your order and a fresh meal & dessert is brought straight to your door! You can also join the team and help prep these meals too!

1-1 Wellbeing Sessions

Our Wellbeing Coach delivers 1-1 sessions using material focussing on anxiety, low mood and lifestyle choices, all in a safe and supportive space.

Lighthouse Training Programme

Our training programme offers the opportunity to gain employability skills in different work environments.

Music Group

Express yourself with songwriting, music-making and Live Lounge performances at our weekly drop-in.

New Beginnings Wellbeing Group

‘Why do I do the things I don’t want to do?’ New Beginnings is about understanding behaviour and making positive change.

Study Support

Get more out of your study time. This is a weekly session of support and advice around study and revision tips.


Walking, kayaking, climbing, camping, biking and more – it’s fun to live at the YMCA!

Faith Space

Our weekly session where you can explore Christianity and share your views in a fun, relaxed and safe space.


Refuel and find inspiration at the YMCA Exeter Lighthouse Cafe! With good food, hot drinks and social times.

Arts and Crafts

Watch out for pop-up creative sessions in our lounge, Lighthouse Cafe and Newcourt accommodation!

If you prefer, please use our webform to get in touch with our Lighthouse Team.