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.

Faith In Action Award: Registration for Faith in Action Award 2017/18 is now open! Please email for more details.

Upcoming Events:

Faith in Action Award Ceremony - Wednesday 13th September at Cardinal Heenan Catholic High School. Refreshments will be served from 5pm. Ceremony to begin at 6pm.

1st October 2017 - St. Helens Rosary Walk, 2:45pm
Led by Bishop John Rawsthorne. Meet at Parish Church Square, St. Helens. Benediction at Lowe House.

1st October 2017 - Nugent Care Mass at Metropolitan Cathedral Christ the King, 3pm.
A celebration mass for and with people living with a disability. All are welcome.

10th October 2017 - Romero: Heartbeat of El Salvador Play
Performance is taking place at St. Wilfred's Pastoral Centre, Mayfield Avenue, Widnes, WA8 8PR. Doors open at 7pm. Performance begins at 7:30pm. Ticket Prices: £7.50 or £5 for year 11 and under. Tickets available from Animate Youth Ministries: 01744 740 461 or admin@animateyouth.co.uk

7th November 2017 - Lourdes 2018 Application Forms will be available to download.

11th November 2017 - Eucharistic Ministry Training for Young People.
If you would like to be a Eucharistic Minister, please download an application form from the Downloads page.

3rd December 2017 - Advent Youth Alive
Youth Alive will be taking place at St Francis Xavier Parish on Salisbury Street (L3 8DR) at 6:30pm