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27 Nov, 2018

HSE launches Mental Health Campaign for Young People

HSE launches Mental Health Campaign for Young People https://www2.hse.ie/mental-health/   The HSE has  launched a new mental health campaign specifically targeted at young people. The ‘Mind Monster’ campaign was developed to raise awareness among adolescents and young adults of ways to look after their mental health. Focusing on things that are known to cause stress and […]

18 Jun, 2018

Make it a summer to remember with a LOFT Summer Camp!

There’s lots on at LOFT this summer with a wide range of summer camps and activities to choose from! Summer Camps 2018 Multi-Activity 10th – 13th of July  |  11am – 4pm  |  €60 A fun filled week for all aged 12-18.  This week will provide a great opportunity to try out some new activities, […]

20 Apr, 2018

Opportunities for young people who are not in formal education

Here is an interesting project from Donegal Youth Service for young people aged 14 – 25 who are not in formal education. Do you know someone who could benefit from this? Why not pass the word along. Just click the link to find out more:- http://donegalyouthservice.ie/youthscape-for-14-24-years-in-ballybofey-letterkenny/

8 Mar, 2018

Supporting Young People’s Mental Health

Jigsaw Donegal will be presenting an evening on Supporting Young People’s Mental Health in the Community Room at the Church of the Irish Martyrs, Ballyraine, Letterkenny on Tuesday 20th March 7.30 – 9pm. Everyone is welcome to this free event. For more information on Jigsaw just click the link:-    https://www.jigsaw.ie/jigsaw_donegal/

8 Mar, 2018

Parents Plus Adolescent Programme coming to Inishowen

Are you the parent of a teenager aged 11 – 16? Would you like the opportunity to be involved in a parenting course which would help you to communicate with each other positively and effectively, build your teenagers’ confidence and self-esteem, negotiate rules and boundaries, manage conflict, teach your teen about responsibility and develop skills […]

8 Mar, 2018

Having the confidence to speak up

Are you a young person, or parent of a young person, who struggles with having confidence to speak in public? Just click the link to see what Donegal Youth Service can do to help:- http://donegalyouthservice.ie/improve-your-confidence-and-have-your-voice-heard-with-our-yic-talks-group/

27 Feb, 2018

Teenagers and mobile phones – ground rules?

When we asked parents what the main causes of stress were for them in family life many of you said “Mobile phones, social media and technology”. This is an area that we will be exploring in more depth, looking at how we can get the best out of technology without giving up our safety and […]

30 Jan, 2018

Youthscape – gain skills and experience

Are you or do you know a young person aged 16 – 24 who is not in education and would be interested in trying something new? Join the Exciting new YOUTHSCAPE Programme to “Gain New Skills and Make New Friends” What is the Youthscape Programme? Youthscape is a cross community and cross border programme which […]