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    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…

    Notification of Annual General Meeting Donegal Youth Service are holding an Annual General Meeting on Wednesday 18th April 2018 at 7.30pm in the main DYS office at 16-18 Port Rd, Letterkenny (the Old Cinema building). Information on nomination to the Board of Directors is available by telephoning Lorraine Thompson Regional Director on 0749129630. All welcome…

    From Donegal to Brussels with a story to tell Two delegates from the Donegal Youth Service Young Carers Project travelled to the European Parliament in Brussels from the 5th-7th of March. They made the long trip to Belgium to meet with the European Parliament’s Informal Carers Interest Group, having been invited by Irish MEP Marian…

    LOFT’s Mentors Group Plan a St. Patrick’s Day Party Look no further than LOFT for a fun filled afternoon this St. Patrick’s Day on Saturday the 17th.  The Mentors group have planned a great afternoon for the young people of Letterkenny.  To start they will be handing out free tea, coffee and hot chocolate to the public…

    The big bad ‘a’ word Acne.  Spots.  Pimples.  They’re a part of life.  Many young people (and not so young people!) feel self conscious about their skin.  For some it even stops them doing social things, despite how normal and common it is. It’s estimated that 85% of people between the ages of 12 and…

    YIC Talks is the name, public speaking skills are the aim!  ‘YIC Talks’ is the public speaking and discussion youth group that meets bi-weekly in Donegal Youth Service. The Letterkenny Youth Information Centre set up the group in January, and it has grown from strength to strength since.  They want young people to have the…

    2018 Bucket List It’s February already, are you feeling the pressure of your new year’s resolutions?  Why not start a 2018 Bucket List now instead?  Spring is often an easier time to take on challenges.  Besides, Chinese New Year is part of their Spring festival which starts on the 16th of February this year. Maybe…

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