Welcome to Castlegate

Free and confidential information, support, advice and counselling
to young adults aged 16 to 25 who live in the city of York.


Chairs and table in the drop-in area at Castlegate

You might want help with choosing a course, finding a job or an apprenticeship.

Maybe you need advice about benefits or help looking for somewhere to live.

You might be feeling stressed or worried and want to talk to someone.

Perhaps you just want free condoms.

Changes to drop-in opening times

From Monday 6th October, we will be open between 1pm and 5pm on Monday to Thursday, and from 1pm to 4:30pm on Friday.

We will have staff in the building offering appointments and answering telephone enquiries between 9am and 5pm, Monday to Friday.

Please phone 01904 555400 and speak to one of the team should you have any queries.

Urgent: we need your opinions!

We are asking as many young people as possible what they think about the different ways services can be delivered. We will let you have a think about the different options and then we hope you will be able to tell us what you think! This information will be presented to decision makers to help inform the way services are delivered in the future.

If you can spare a few minutes, click here to fill in the survey. Thank you!