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Activ8! An exciting new Opportunity! For Young People!   Announcing a new opportunity for young people. A new Activ8 group is starting in the Trinity Court complex in Newtowncunningham on Thursday the 29th of January at 6pm until 8pm.   There are limited places available for this exciting new initiative at no cost to the…

The Donegal Youth Service BreakOut Project for Young People who are Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual or Transgender has taken part in a radio documentary entitled, ‘Challenging Change’. The documentary is the work of  Alison Toomey who followed the young people from BreakOut Donegal around for 12 months getting to know them and getting them to tell…

DONEGAL YOUTH SERVICE ANNUAL CELEBRATION EVENT   Young people, parents and youth club leaders gathered in the Regional Cultural Centre, Letterkenny for the annual celebration evening hosted by Donegal Youth Service. The highly energetic event is reflective of the dynamic service that works with over 5000 young people all over the County and supports almost…

  Donegal Youth Service is delighted to announce that many of their affiliated clubs throughout the County have engaged with the National Quality Standards Framework for Volunteer Led Youth Groups. This is the first time these Quality standards have been implemented within Youth Clubs in Co. Donegal. This initiative is being carried out by Donegal…

‘Teen Talk Breakfast launch with Donegal Youth Service’     Donegal Youth Service launched ‘Teen Talk’ on Wednesday 11th June at 10.00am in Donegal Youth Service Headquarters, Port Road, Letterkenny. The morning consisted of an exciting morning filled with informative presentations about Teen Talk by Frankie Mc Greevy (Donegal Youth Service Staff member),  an opportunity…

The LOFT will offer 10 weeks of summer programmes and activities for young people aged 12 to 18 years.  Eight four-day summer camps will be complimented by a peer education programme, computer programming classes, music education project and art classes.  For those who would like to explore some of Donegal and try outdoor activities, there…

On May 7th young people, volunteers and staff from the LOFT Youth Project joined Cycle Against Suicide for the Donegal leg of their 1400 circuit of Ireland.  Cycle Against Suicide aims to spread a key message, “it’s ok not to feel ok, and it’s absolutely ok to ask for help” throughout the island of Ireland.   The objectives of Cycle Against Suicide are…

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