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Community Employment Schemes at DYS

We are now taking applications for CE positions which start in September Donegal Youth Service have 6 Community Schemes throughout the county which are starting in September 2017. Applicants must be eligible for DSP. Contact your local Intreo office to confirm your eligibility before applying.  Community Employment Scheme terms and conditions apply.  19.5 hours per…

LGBT Erasmus Youth Exchange

BreakOUT Donegal hosted an LGBT youth group from Finland last month as part of their Erasmus Youth Exchange. They learned so much in relation to cultural differences, LGBT history from an Irish and Finnish perspective.  Most importantly they learned the importance of linking together and how they may be uniquely different in ways their needs are…

DYS Guide to Surviving The Leaving Cert

The Leaving Cert has just begun, and Donegal Youth Service want to lower stress levels around the county and offer some tips.  We want you to know that whatever happens there are lots of options available to you.  Even if you mix up your algebra with your aurals. First things first you have to take…

Worldwide Voices Group – Show Racism The Red Card

Show Racism The Red Card The Worldwide Voices Group at Donegal Youth Service show racism the red card for this year’s #SRTRC creative competition.  Young people who participate in the group made a collective decision to enter the competition this year and have their voices heard. What is Show Racism The Red Card? “Show Racism…

Bad Weather Didn’t Dampen Our Spirits! – St. Patrick’s Day Photo Special

A yellow weather warning isn’t enough to stop us celebrating St. Patrick’s Day! We opened our doors at 3.30pm just after the parade for our “green party”.  We celebrated the day with lots of food, face-painting, quizzes and dressing up.  And we’re not going to forget that game of Jenga any time soon! Thank you to everyone…

St. Patrick’s Day @ DYS

You are all invited to our green party at Donegal Youth Service for St. Patrick’s Day tomorrow! We will be opening our doors just after the parade at 3.30pm.  There will be lots of activities, craic, and food.  Anyone is welcome to pop in and celebrate with us, but it is a strictly no alcohol…

Job Opportunity:  Essential Skills Literacy Tutor & Numeracy Tutor Required

      REACTIV8 Programme for young people aged 16-24yrs Personal Youth Development Programme ESSENTIAL SKILLS LITERACY TUTOR & NUMERACY TUTOR REQUIRED   Main duties of each Tutor will include: Delivery of the new refreshed Essential Skills Curriculum & implement appropriate training & assessment programmes to enable learners to achieve Essential Skills qualifications as per Open…

No Hate Speech Movement

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DYS Chosen as Donegal Charity to Receive Trash ‘N’ Fashion Funds!

  Last week the Trash ‘N’ Fashion team asked you, the public to vote for a Donegal charity that should receive the funds raised from this year’s event.  We are absolutely delighted to say that we were chosen!  We are incredibly grateful to both the team, and to everyone who voted for us.  Thank you…

Youth Support Workers – Community Employment Positions Available!

  Two positions still available!  We are still looking for applicants for the Youth Support Worker position in Letterkenny, and Magheroarty.  This is a great opportunity to gain experience in the community/charity sector and make a real difference in the lives of young people in your community. Community Employment Scheme terms & conditions apply.  To…

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