Author archive: Layla

    Ready to try something new? Youthscape Project to Build Confidence and Career Goals in Letterkenny and Ballybofey Are you 14-24 years old?  Not in full time education, employment or training? Nothing to do in the summer? Unsure of what to do next?  Join Youthscape in Letterkenny or Ballybofey this June, and you can gain new skills…

    Donegal Youth Service are a proud Youth Network for Peace Partner The Youth Network for Peace is a youth led regional project which will involve 10,000 young people to connect in a range of participative social action projects on a cross community and cross border basis. Core to this dynamic Youth Network for Peace will…

    Community Employment Scheme Position: Digital Media Assistant  |  Hours: 19.5 per week Location: Letterkenny Duties will involve: IT and word processing.  Assisting the Digital Media Officer with video, photography, writing press releases, marketing and dealing with queries from the public. As well as working with young people, research and contributing to information provision both online and…

    Young people from BreakOut groups from around the county gathered in Gartan recently for a fun-filled and action packed weekend BreakOut is a project for young LGBTI people, LGBTI Allies and young people that believe in social justice aged 12-30, and is operated by Donegal Youth Service.  Currently there are groups meeting up regularly in…

    Donegal Youth Council Sexual Health Initiative a Great Success The evaluations are in: The Donegal Youth Council’s Sexual Health Event ‘Beyond the Birds and Bees’ was a great success.  There were 4 students from each of Donegal’s 27 secondary schools invited to attend the one day event on March 22nd in the Mount Errigal Hotel,…

    Big Day at The Dáil and a Political Briefing for Donegal Youth Councillors Amy and Conor A political briefing and a trip to the Dáil.  Wednesday the 25th of April will certainly be a day to remember for Donegal Youth Council Mayor AmyMcCoy and former Deputy Mayor Conor Walker.  The pair travelled to Dublin for…

    Q&A with Leo Varadkar on Friday the 13th We were one of several community organisations from around the country invited to take part in a live Q&A with An Taoiseach Leo Varadkar.  We were joined by Joe McHugh for an evening of tea and conversation for the big event.  If you missed it you can…

    Getting Experience It can be tough finding work when you don’t have much experience. Lots of places want applicants to have a few years experience coming in the door, and how do you get experience if you need experience to get experience? How do you get a leg up, or a foot in? Fill out…

    Are you ready to try something new? Starting in June in Letterkenny and Ballybofey.  Are you… 14-24 years old? Not in full time education, employment or training? Ready to try something new? Why not contact us today and see what Youthscape can do for you.  

    Helping parents/guardians with the birds and the bees talk! An exciting, innovative project developed by Donegal Youth Service and the Donegal Library Service, and supported by HSE Health Promotion & Improvement was launched on Thursday the 15th of March at the Moyle National School in Newtowncunningham. The project aims to encourage and support parents and…

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