“It’s really, really good for me. It gets me out and about talking to people – it’s brilliant.” Damian Edwards has been volunteering with Mahdlo since 2015. Damian also has autism, something which he says volunteering with Mahdlo has helped him to better deal with in daily life. Back in...

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Mahdlo Oldham Youth Zone and First Choice Homes Oldham have joined together with Stop Loan Sharks to increase awareness around loan sharks in the build up to Christmas. Staff, volunteers and young leaders will attend a one day ‘Young People & Money’ training programme as part of the...

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Gym attendances at Mahdlo have skyrocketed by almost 400% in the last three years. By the end of November 2019 Mahdlo has seen more than 11,000 visits to the state of the art gym at the youth zone. In addition to new equipment, staff have spent significant time in the last year establishing new...

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Mahdlo members visited Old Mill House care home in Oldham this week, working with residents as part of their NCS social action project. Participants ran a number of activities for residents to get involved with, including board games, arts & crafts, and more. The event was the latest success...

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Mahdlo is delighted to launch its annual festive fundraising campaign, giving everyone the chance to spread some festive cheer this Christmas. This year, the Buy A Bauble campaign will raise vital funds towards equipment for a brand new state of the art sensory room. All funds raised will be used...

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Talented young people from Oldham took to the stage on Sunday 17th November and performed alongside world-renowned artists to an audience of thousands and HRH Prince Harry at the OnSide Youth Zones Awards. The ceremony, held at the Royal Albert Hall in London, recognised young people’s...

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