Welcome to the website for Animate Youth Ministries!

Animate Youth Ministries is the Catholic Youth Ministry team for the Archdiocese of Liverpool in the North West of England, UK.

The team consists of paid employees as well as a group of volunteers taking gap years.

We work with around 10,000 young people a year across the Archdiocese between the ages of 11 and 25.

If you would like Animate to work with your School or Parish, please get in touch either by email (admin@animateyouth.co.uk) or by calling us on 01744 740 460.

Gap Year Opportunities: If you are aged between 18 and 25 and are interested in taking a gap year working with us, see our Gap Year page and email admin@animateyouth.co.uk for more details.

World Youth Day Application Deadine: The deadline is fast approaching! The next World Youth Day is taking place in Krakow. Head to the WYD page to see what we will get up to in Krakow and how others have enjoyed WYD in the past. Forms are available to download from our Downloads page.

Upcoming Events:

18th May - Faith in Action Award Launch
Join us on Wednesday 18th May 2016 3-5.30pm at LACE, Croxteth Drive, Liverpool L17 1AA for the launch of the Faith in Action Award. There is no cost to attend and light refreshments will be provided. 
Find out more about the award, and what it entails, under the Events tab.  

9th June  - Life & Soul
Join us at Lowe House for an hour of prayer and praise starting at 7pm. Stick around for pizza and social time afterwards!

2nd July - NightFever
NightFever will take place at the Blessed Sacrament Shrine in Liverpool from 7pm.

10th July - Lourdes Departure Mass
Join us at St. Mary's, Lowe House in St. Helens for our annual Youth Departure Mass for Lourdes. This mass is open to anyone, not just to those on pilgrimage in Lourdes or Krakow for World Youth Day!