Author archive: Layla

Interview with a Youth Councillor – Megan Skinnader

Recruitment is already underway for the 8th Donegal Youth Council, with the elections taking place in October.  As the current Donegal Youth Council are reaching the end of a very successful term (2014 – 2016) we caught up with a few of them to find out what inspired them, their best moments, and what advice…

Interview with a Youth Councillor – DYC Mayor Bridget McDyer

Recruitment is already underway for the 8th Donegal Youth Council, with the elections taking place in October.  As the current Donegal Youth Council are reaching the end of a very successful term (2014 – 2016) we caught up with a few of them to find out what inspired them, their best moments, and what advice…

Donegal Youth Council – Internet Safety Animations

Donegal Youth Council had an idea to create three small animation videos to raise awareness about internet safety amongst young people in Donegal for an anti cyber bullying campaign. DYC is funded by Donegal County Council, HSE Health Promotion and Department of Children and Youth Affairs. Script created by Donegal Youth Council, visual and editing…

CE Youth Support Worker Opportunity

DONEGAL YOUTH SERVICE COMMUNITY EMPLOYMENT PROJECT JOB VACANCY Donegal Youth Service have a CE vacancy for a Youth Support Worker.  The position is based in Letterkenny, and the chosen candidate will work 19.5 hours per week.  Applicants must be eligible for DSP, and Community Employment terms and conditions apply.  If you are unsure if you…

Do you have what it takes to be a Donegal Youth Councillor?

Are you aged 12-16? Do you have what it takes to be a Donegal Youth Councillor? Donegal Youth Council is now recruiting. This short 4 page booklet lets you know about how you can go forward for election through your school or youth organisation. What does the Youth Council do? What can you expect if…

Competition alert!

  Competition alert! Letterkenny Youth Information Centre are doing a great book give away. Win all of the books in this picture.  ‘Puppy’s Day at the Fair’ (like new), ‘Room’ (new), ‘Complete Anthology for Leaving Certificate with CD’ (new), ‘More Funky Things to Draw’ (good condition). How do you win? Like and share this Facebook…

Book Exchange

Calling all you book lovers out there! The Loft Letterkenny are having a book exchange on Thursday the 8th of September from 1pm to 6pm. Bring your books, and your friends and get ready to get lost in another wonderful story. DYS Plato’s Cave book & discussion club meets on Thursdays at 6pm @ LOFT….

Party in The Park 2016 a Huge Success

ANNUAL DONEGAL YOUTH SERVICE ‘PARTY IN THE PARK’ EVENT A GREAT SUCCESS FOR 12TH YEAR Letterkenny Town Park was brimming with talent and excitement on Wednesday, August 24th for the 12th annual free ‘Party in The Park’ event. Huge crowds turned out to enjoy great local bands, games and the festival atmosphere in the sunshine….

Facebook competition alert!

  It’s competition time! The good folks at Burrito Loco have donated a voucher for 2 free burritos to help us celebrate this year’s Party in The Park. To be in with a chance to win just like and share this facebook post (make sure it’s public so we can see it!). It couldn’t be easier….

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