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July 2020

Covid Diaries

Since lockdown was announced in the middle of March, our Young People and Advocates have been finding new and creative ways to connect, engage and achieve their goals. To lessen the disconnect across our organisation we asked our young people to send us in some pictures of what they have been getting up to each

Youth CEO Report Launch

On Wednesday the 19th of February 2020 The YAP Ireland Youth CEO Group launched their report on Homelessness in Ireland. Throughout 2019 the group concentrated their efforts on learning about what it's like to be homeless in Ireland, what services are available and what we can do to help. Many of our young people in

June 2020

YAP Ireland Needs Survey Results

In light of the Covid-19 Pandemic YAP Ireland conducted a survey of the Children, Young People and Families who access our Service. A recent survey conducted by Youth Advocate Programmes Ireland (YAP Ireland) shows that young people and families receiving the YAP Service hope that the new Irish government will ensure that schools

Upcoming Youth Forum July 2nd

Hi All. The next youth Forum will be held on July 2nd over zoom. There will be a workshop hosted on the topic of keeping safe online and young people will be asked to create a list of top tips for staying safe online. Please keep this date in mind and encourage your young person

May 2020

Needs Survey Final Reminder

This is the very last reminder regarding the needs survey as it will end this week. Can we please remind all advocates to link in with their families and young people and encourage them to complete this survey. It is really beneficial as we will be able to identify the exact needs of our clients throughout

Covid 19 Multilingual resources

Covid 19 World Service is a joint initiative of NASC and Together Ireland.  Over 20 doctors, and other healthcare professionals, from around the world, but living and working in Ireland, have voiced the video messages for this new Covid-19 World Service Initiative aimed at providing up-to-date and accurate public health information to migrants living in Ireland. 

Competition Time

We are currently running a competition for Young People or Parents for the next four weeks. We want to design a new YAP Greeting card cover that can be used for the next year. There is no theme so please feel free to get as creative as possible. If Young people / Parents wish to