Suicide Awareness Day

  FDYS, Youth Information, Coolcotts youth Project and CBDI  will host an event in The Bullring Wexford, from 2- 4.30pm.This event will promote a message raising awareness around suicide and suicide prevention at a local level. The event is part of a number of worldwide activities being organised and will include a speaker from the…

Youth Mental Health

Introduction to Youth Mental Health This is a 1 day interactive workshop for those who work or volunteer with young people.  The workshop has been developed by Jigsaw: The National Centre for Youth Mental Health, and delivered in collaboration with the Dept. Health Promotion & Wellbeing Division, HSE. Workshop Information; Venue : Kilgannon Garden Centre, Enniscorthy…

Music College BIMM Institute Dublin to host ‘Accelerated Application Day’ for students

  BIMM Institute Dublin, part of the BIMM (British and Irish Modern Music) Institute, Europe’s leading provider of modern music education, will host an ‘Accelerated Application Day’ on Friday, 25th August from 1pm to 5pm at its Francis Street premises in Dublin 8. This application day is a unique opportunity for students to audition for…

Leaving Cert 2017

Thousands of students will be opening their Leaving Cert results tomorrow as they get ready to move forward on their career path. Many will get the grades they need for college but lots of others will be left disappointed. Whatever happens, it’s vital to remember that you still have options. Look at all your options…

Volunteer Achievement Awards

  The Youth Work Ireland Volunteer Achievement Awards were introduced in 1999 to recognise the contribution made to the Federation by volunteers. During the past decade or more this programme has gone from strength to strength. The annual awards event is now firmly established as one of the highlights of Youth Work Ireland calendar of…

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”…