Youth Service Department

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We aim to provide a safe, non-threatening environment where young people can meet and socialise, build on their self esteem, develop their social skills and begin to take responsibility for shaping their own lives. We believe in young people and their ability and that every young person has something to offer.

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20 August 2019 | The Talk About Youth Project team were flat out in July, serving up 3 weeks of fun, adventure, ... read more »

Michael Healy-Rae, NYCI & Health Award

20 June 2019 | Carmel O'Connor, Lisa Downes and Carly Weafer from the Talk About Youth Project, met recently, with Michael Healy-Rae ... read more »


14 May 2019 | The Talk About Youth project was very proud, to recently launch “The Importance of International Youth work” research ... read more »


30 April 2019 | Young  Women’s  Education  ProgrammeAre you a lone parent aged 18-30 looking to get back in to the workforce? Take the first step into ... read more »

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Film Group

This group engages young people through the medium of drama.  It is a youth led programme ...
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The Elite

The Elite caters for young people from the age of 13 – 15yrs.This group allows young ...
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Guitar Group

This group provides young people with the opportunity to learn new musical skills, while also providing ...
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Young Women's Group

The aim of this programme is to provide a safe enviorment where young girls can explore ...
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One Direction

This is a group run by volunteers who are supported by the Talk About Youth Project. ...
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Drop-In Service

The Drop-in service provides young people with a safe environment to deliver a service in the ...
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Music Programme

The Music Programme is to develop new music skills and social development through fun and new ...
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This group is co-ordinated by volunteers. The members of the group are aged between 8 – ...
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The Dazzellettes

This is a specialised group which provides the young person with the opportunity to build personal ...
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The Zone Programme

This programme operates from CBS, the local secondary school. It provides an opportunity for the young ...
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Youth 21

This group is for young people aged 10 – 12 years.The aim of the group is ...
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RSE and Drug Education

Age related RSE programmes are run with specific age groups to help them become more confident ...
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Education Unit

As a main objective of this programme, young people are supported to develop skills in order ...
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Respect Programme

The Respect programme does what is says on the tin, encouraging young people through various programmes ...
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Intercultural Group

The Intercultural group was set up to provide a space for young people from different ethnic ...
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International Programme

A range of international exchange programmes are instrumental in providing opportunities for young people to take ...
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