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May 2021

Attention Advocates – Young Peoples Survey

Dear Advocates Please encourage your young people to complete the following survey. It looks at their needs and having their voices heard when making decisions. It will not take longer than 5 minutes.  Any questions please contact Shannon sreilly@yapireland.ie https://yapireland.secure.force.com/decisionsurvey/  

April 2021

April Poetry Competition

For the month of April, YAP Ireland launched a poetry competition, encouraging all of our young people to put pen to paper and compose some poetry on the theme of 'Hope' or 'New Beginnings'. We have been completely blown away by some of the poetry composed by our talented young people.  Below are some of

YAP Easter Art

The South Participation group have been busy each week with various different online group meetings and projects. Last week they hosted a talent showcase over zoom where one young person demonstrated boxing, another gave a presentation on safe cycling and young person Courtney showcased her amazing art.. Big thank you to Courtney and her advocate

Easter Antics

Lots of young people and their advocates have been getting out and about over the Easter break which we love to see. Please continue to send in images of what you get up to, as the restrictions begin to ease we look forward to seeing some different scenery in the coming weeks. Diarmuid Gavin watch

March 2021

Tidy Towns

Huge well done to young person Niamh and her Advocate Emily who decided to give some of their time to volunteer for Niamh's local tidy towns last week! They both did some really good work cleaning up the local area and sent us in some before and after pictures. Tidy towns is a great way

Poetry Competition

This week YAP are launching our now annual poetry competition which is open to all young people on the programme. We are asking for you to submit your original poems for a chance to will a One 4 All voucher.   Advocates please encourage your young people to participate in this competition. The theme of the competition is

Snap and Step Challenge

Due to the widespread societal restrictions imposed by the ongoing lockdown, YAP Ireland challenged our young people, advocates and staff to a 'Step and Snap' challenge to help us get through the dark winter months. This challenged encouraged our young people and staff to get out and embrace their local surroundings, in a socially distant

Bingo Fever!

Recently, the parents group had their ritual game of Bingo! To say it sparked bingo fever was an understatement!! Few excited people waiting patiently on their numbers to be called. Good fun was had by all.  Congratulations to our 3 winners: Liz, Kim and new parent Annette. The prizes will be organised by Lead Advocates. We would like to welcome all

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