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An afternoon not to be missed on October 14th! Local ladies and fashionistas are invited to Castle Grove Country House Hotel for a fabulously fashionable Afternoon Tea on Saturday, the 14th of October at 2pm.  The elegant event is in aid of Donegal Youth Service, who provide supports and services to young people all over…

SITA Tablequiz in aid of Teen Talk – Friday 29th September

Mark your calendars for a great night on Friday the 29th of September! SITA Letterkenny have organised an evening of trivia, food and fun, and a disco in aid of our Teen Talk (free one-to-one support for young people aged 12-25 in Donegal) project.  The big night takes place in the Orchard Inn, on the High…

Party in The Park a Sunny Spectacular Success in its 13th Year

We’re looking forward to next year already! Thirteen is an unlucky number for some, but not for Donegal Youth Service.  With expectations originally low for good weather for the 13th Party in The Park the day turned out to be one of the sunniest in August much to the delight of everyone who braved the…

Party in The Park is tomorrow!  And another competition :)

It’s the Final Countdown for Party in The Park 2017 After weeks of waiting Party in The Park is just one more sleep away.  The annual one day festival extravaganza organised by Donegal Youth Service for the young people of Donegal takes place tomorrow.  Letterkenny Town Park will be party central from 1-6pm this Wednesday…

BreakOut Reunion!

Did you go to BreakOut?  We want to see you again! Well it’s time to get the BreakOut gang back to together again. Do you remember how you felt the first time you walked into BreakOut? Do you remember climbing those horrible stairs? Do you remember feeling like you were a part of something special?…

Competition Time!  Win a 16″ Pat’s Pizza or 4 Burritos!!!

To help get everyone in the mood for Party in The Park 2017 we have not one, but two great competitions for Party in The Park attendees!!!  The great folk from two great local businesses Pat’s Pizza and Burrito Loco very kindly donated some delicious prizes.  A 16″ pizza voucher and 4 burrito vouchers!  We think they…

Party in The Park 2017

Our annual one day festival extravaganza is back We are here to brighten your rainy Monday morning and let you all know that this year’s Party in The Park will take place on Wednesday the 23rd of August in Letterkenny Town Park. All young people are invited to come along and end the summer with…

Loft Multi Activity Summer Camp @ Ards & Falcarragh (videos)

It was a busy week for participants of the LOFT’s Multi Activity summer camp.  The first of this year’s Loft summer camps took place from the 3rd-7th of July. It was certainly a fun filled week of action packed activities which started the summer off with a bang!  You can see how they got on…

Supporting Our Girls to Stay in Sports

Sports Recognition for Girls Roadshows a Huge Success By the age of 14, girls drop out of sports twice as often as boys and Donegal Youth Council are here to challenge that.  Over the past few months the 33 young people who make up the youth council developed a Sports Recognition for Girls Roadshow.  It…

The reasons why we have to listen to our teens (13 Reasons Why/Youth Mental Health)

We recently wrote a piece for Donegal Woman about youth mental health and some of the issues that the controversial Netflix show 13 Reasons Why brought up. “Although 13 Reasons Why is certainly not perfect, and many of the criticisms are valid, it has certainly started important discussions around mental health and young people and…

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