North Connaught Youth Service – Youth Information Service

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Address:
Rockwood Parade,, Sligo
General Details
Contact position: Coordinator
Service / Organisation: North Connaught Youth Service - Youth Information Service
071 9144150
Description of main activities / services for children and families: Sligo Youth Information Centre is a project of North Connaught Youth & Community Services. We provide information, support and advice service to young people, parents and all those who work with young people.
Description:

Sligo Youth Information Centre is a project of North Connaught Youth & Community Services. We provide information, support and advice service to young people, parents and all those who work with young people. We provide information on Youth Activities and Clubs in your area, Child Protection Training, Education, Employment, Training Options, Travel and Work Abroad, Health Living. We deliver workshops to youth and community groups on Teenage Parenting, Teen Babysitting, Internet Safety, Leadership Training, Career Guidance, CV and Interview skills (one to one and groups), Mindfulness and Stress Management, Bully, Durgs and Alcohol. Also Available is the Student Travel Card printed at centre for 2nd & 3rd Level (Full-time & Part-time) students, PLC, FAS and Foreign students. (Get school/college to stamp application form - we take photos and print on the spot) Any queries Tel:071 9144150 . We also have a secretarial service providing • Typing • Photocopying • Internet Access •Acetates • Binding • Laminating • Faxing

Service Areas
Service Areas:
  • Sligo town and environs
  • Sligo - north
  • Sligo - south, east and west
Where service is provided
Where service is provided:
  • Service provided at above address
  • Service provided at various locations throughout the area covered
Cost of service to user
Cost of service to user:
  • Free
How to access the service
How to access the service (referral pathways) :
  • People can self-refer / access the service directly (without the need for a referral)
  • Parents / guardians can refer
  • Through schools
  • Through Tusla Child and Family Social Workers
  • Through other Tusla services (e.g. Education Welfare Service)
  • Through HSE services
  • Through other statutory services
  • Through other community / voluntary service
Parental permission needed
Do young people need parental permission to use your service? :
  • Under-18s need parental permission
U-18 need permission to access workshops
Age-range catered for
Age-range catered for:
  • Post-primary school age (13-18 years approx.)
  • Young adults (18-24 years)
 
 

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