Carbery Youth Service Launch
We’re delighted to be launching the Carbery Youth Service in Clonakilty as part of our YMCA Youth Spaces provision in the Cork region.
Global Youth Work
Home › Our Work › Global Youth Work Global Youth Work YMCA works to empower young people and to make their voice heard around the world. Please select an area to find out more
Global Youth Work
Home › Our Work › Global Youth Work We work to empower young people and to make their voice heard around the world.
Home › What We Do › Chaplaincy Programme The Chaplaincy Programme launched in 2020, seeking to support YMCA young people, staff, families, and communities. We piloted a new training programme to place volunteer lay (not ordained) chaplains in our YMCAs. We started training participants in October 2020 through February 2021 (see training sessions below). We had our […]
Local Management & Support
Home › Our Work › Local Management & Support We are committed to supporting the development and capacity of our local associations and building a strong network of YMCA’s across Ireland.
Community Work & Housing
Home › Our Work > Community Work & Housing We work to support and promote flourishing communities.
Home › Our Work > Outdoor Learning Outdoor Learning
Home › Our Work > Youth Advocacy Our Youth Advocacy works to amplify the voices of young people by representing their views as well as supporting their active participation. Youth Advocacy is the programme area ‘that’s got young people’s back’, standing with them to advocate for positive change in society within and without our organisation, […]
Youth Work & Youth Spaces
Home › Our Work › Youth Work & Youth Spaces We champion an inclusive, youth-led approach to our work with young people. Youth Work Youth Spaces are youth-led, informal spaces where young people can make friends, make and create together, make progress in their lives and make a difference in their community. They are supported […]
Youth Health Support
Home › Our Work › Youth Health Support We promote the healthy development of young people through our holistic approach to health and wellbeing. Youth Health programmes come in ‘underneath’ a young person to provide foundational support for healthy choices in the areas of mental and spiritual health, relationships, nutrition, exercise, sleep and other healthy […]