21 March – International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination

On March 21st, International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination, YMCA Ireland as an all-island organisation wishes to shed light on a very important matter. We at the YMCA are deeply concerned about the rise of extremism, hate and division that is being fueled in our communities and condemn these acts of violence and discrimination.

Unify 2024 Conference

The Unify 2024 Conference was hosted at the Hotel Globus, in Prague from 22nd to 25th February.

YMCA Cork Launches Joy’s Room

On Monday 12 February, YMCA Cork hosted a launch event for Joy’s Room, our new sensory space designated for young people

The Power of the Outdoors For All

Last month Greenhill YMCA hosted a one day conference “The Power of Outdoors” – The event was organised by The Outdoor Partnership in conjunction with Tollymore National Outdoor Centre and Greenhill YMCA.

PEACEPLUS Funding Success for YMCA

YMCA Ireland is delighted to announce that they will be one of the first beneficiaries of the new PEACEPLUS funding, Area 3.2 Youth Programme.

Update: Gaza Statement

YMCA Ireland urgently calls for an end to the horrific violence in Gaza which has resulted in such devastation among helpless and vulnerable people.

Annual Gathering 2023

Over 100 staff, volunteers and young people gathered from across the national movement in Newcastle for our Annual Gathering event.