Local LGBT+ group in FDYS

The LGBTI youth group caters for young people who identify as LGBTI, it is a safe space where young people can express themselves as they feel. We do a wide variety of programs including but not limited to : coming out workshops, awareness programs including LGBTI Awareness, drugs and alcohol awareness, trips away, arts and…

Tips for Effective Study

  Give yourself plenty of time to study. Make space for yourself to study, in your room / in a quiet space, make it comfortable with good lighting. Try to understand information instead of memorising it. Read over your notes regularly. Use your own notes as a revision aid before the exam. REMEMBER CRAMMING DOESN’T…

Monkey

This is the culmination of a youth participant led initiative focusing of youth mental health. Over 4 months young people from New Ross and Wexford Town have developed the performance piece ‘Monkey’. A full resource pack has also been developed to allow youth workers and youth leaders develop similar programmes. The Opening performance of “Monkey”…

Stress Control

Venue: Horse & Hound Inn Hotel Ballinaboola Foulksmills Co. Wexford (€10 charge at the first session only – to cover course materials) Date: 6 Week Programme Tuesday Evenings 7:30 – 9 pm Starting Tuesday 25th April 2017 The course: ‘Stress Control’ is a six session evening class for adults. Each session lasts for 90 minutes. ‘Stress…

Introducing Compass

This morning we launched ‘Compass’, an innovative new tool to point young jobseekers in the direction of new learning and work opportunities. The search tool is powered by hundreds of information factsheets and employment support service listings created by youth information website SpunOut.ie. I’d be very grateful if you could share Compass with your networks. I’ve…

Fireworks

Most of us enjoy fireworks and the beauty of the bright lights in the night sky but did you know that it is illegal in the Republic of Ireland to use or have fireworks with out the proper licence. Serious penalties can be imposed on those who are found to have or have used unlicensed…

Irish Youth Music Awards Programme and Album Launch

Irish Youth Music Awards Launches 2016/2017 Programme   Ireland’s Only All Island Youth Focused Music Awards and Festival Enters Tenth Year   Youth Work Ireland’s Irish Youth Music Awards (IYMAs) programme launches 20th October, marking its ten-year anniversary, this all island youth music educational programme will host over fifteen regional events across the entire island…