What We’ve Been Up To

May 2020

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. 

February 2020

‘The Strengths and Challenges of the YAP Community-Based Advocate Model’ Research Study

YAP Ireland recently launched a piece of research titled 'The Strengths and Challenges of the Community-Based Advocate Model'. This research was conducted by NUI Galway UNESCO Child and Family Centre. The research is a qualitative study of the opinions and experiences of  young people, families, referrers, Advocates, Board members and staff within the

November 2019

Child Talks 2019

Wednesday November 20th marked #WorldChildrensDay and the 30th Anniversary of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child. To celebrate this the Ombudsman for Children's Office held #ChildTalks2019 in Dublin Castle on the theme of 'living your best life'.  YAP young person Leanne Scanlon was chosen from a large number of entries to represent young people and the experiences

August 2019

April 2019

February 2019

Celebrating Christmas

On Tuesday the 16th of December we hosted our annual young peoples' Christmas Party in YAP HQ and I'm sure all those who attended can agree that it was a fantastic night. Activities included doughnut decorating, gingerbread house making, beauty and hair makeovers by professional make-up artists, board games, a Chinese dinner and a very

December 2018