Sun, 24 May, 2020
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Mon, 06 Apr, 2020
David Giles is a student ambassador for this year’s The Pramerica Spirit of Community Awards, showcasing the commitment and dedication of young people’s volunteering efforts across
Sun, 13 Oct, 2019
Thousands of young people will gather in Dublin this weekend to exhibit a range of projects aimed at improving their local communities.
Fri, 12 Apr, 2019
It is hoped predicted Beast from the East-style low temperatures won’t have a detrimental impact on the St Patrick’s Day parades which get under way around the country tomorrow.
Fri, 16 Mar, 2018
Rugby star Simon Zebo is swapping drop goals for dropping rhymes by giving his backing to a rap track aimed at raising awareness around mental health.
Wed, 24 May, 2017
We’ve all the details of festivals and parades that are worth checking out...
Thu, 16 Mar, 2017
Mental health campaigner Conor Cusack has called for the establishment of a 24/7 “emotional wellbeing centre” in response to the carnage caused by the suicide crisis sweeping Cork.
Wed, 23 Nov, 2016
Fri, 23 Sep, 2016
Tue, 09 Aug, 2016
BBC radio and TV presenter Graham Norton will become a quizmaster in West Cork this week to assist a peninsula community.
Tue, 26 Jul, 2016
A group of young students, motivated by the death of a woman from a sudden heart attack, has won a prestigious youth prize for its in work promoting the message that defibrillators save lives.
Mon, 04 Jul, 2016
Fri, 20 May, 2016
BLÁTHNAID Treacy fizzes with enthusiasm and energy. Right now, things couldn’t be better for the 2FM DJ and co-presenter of Two Tube on RTÉ Two.
Fri, 13 May, 2016
Two young entrepreneurs with a scheme to convert cow manure to cash will represent Ireland at a global youth entrepreneurship showcase in New York attended by Chelsea Clinton.
Fri, 29 Jan, 2016
Fri, 13 Nov, 2015
You can’t beat a round of applause.I don’t know if it’s the approval that I love when I’m doing stand-up.
Sat, 22 Aug, 2015
The Big Brother, Big Sister programme provides ‘older sibling’ mentors to thousands of troubled children in Ireland. It is a rewarding relationship for both parties, but more volunteers are needed, says Elizabeth O’Neill.
Fri, 10 Jul, 2015
Irish youth organisation wants to spread awareness on the issue.
Fri, 15 May, 2015
Thu, 30 Apr, 2015
The former governor of Mountjoy Prison has appealed to men to volunteer as youth leaders and become positive role models for teenagers.
Sat, 21 Mar, 2015
Irish teenagers who took part in a new sex education programme said they were better informed and more aware of the consequences of their actions afterwards.
Wed, 24 Sep, 2014
A schoolteacher from west Cork and a village community group in the Muskerry gaeltacht were the overall winners in Cork County Council’s Mayor’s Community Awards Scheme.
Mon, 05 May, 2014
If you ever doubted that the best of things comes in pairs, perhaps Darryl and Declan Barry will make you think again.
Fri, 06 Dec, 2013
Five exceptional teenagers have scooped the top prizes at the West Cork Garda Youth Awards.
Sat, 09 Nov, 2013
Schools, youth groups, and clubs came from all over Ireland on invitation from the US embassy to join Michelle Obama and her daughters for a VIP showing of Riverdance.
Tue, 18 Jun, 2013
A teenager whose father was paralysed in a farm accident hopes her youth club’s award-winning farm safety project will help save lives.
Mon, 05 Nov, 2012
One of Ireland's largest youth organisations Foróige is looking for retired people to volunteer with the group.
Tue, 11 Sep, 2012
Dublin Bay looked like the setting for a remake of the popular BBC series from the 1970s, The Onedin Line, yesterday as it hosted the ceremony to mark the closing spectacle of the Tall Ships Festival.
Mon, 27 Aug, 2012
Up to a million people are expected in Dublin this weekend for the end of the prestigious Tall Ships Race.
Mon, 20 Aug, 2012
A junior minister has intervened to help a teenager born without limbs source funding to finish a film on her life.
Wed, 01 Aug, 2012
'Voice of Ireland' judge Bressie has blamed parents for the violence at Phoenix Park last weekend.
Sat, 14 Jul, 2012
Sometimes they get bad press, but many young people can and do make a difference in their communities.
Thu, 12 Jul, 2012
Cork’s best-known youth body has completed a historic merger with Ireland’s leading youth organisation to create the country’s largest lobby group for young people.
Wed, 04 Jul, 2012
Denying Michael Lowry the right to meet ministers would deprive his constituents of a voice in parliament, James Reilly has said.
Sat, 07 Apr, 2012
Enda Kenny has stood over Phil Hogan’s decision to meet disgraced TD Michael Lowry in the immediate days after the Moriarty Report’s release, despite two ministers questioning the meeting.
Fri, 06 Apr, 2012
President Michael D Higgins has condemned what he describes as "the appalling, destructive reality of homophobia".
Sat, 24 Mar, 2012
COMMUNITY crime diversion programmes dealt with 1,000 more children last year than they did in 2008.
Tue, 18 Oct, 2011
The success of the National Ploughing Championships has a lot to do with a dynamic mother and daughter team, reports Helen O’Callaghan
Mon, 19 Sep, 2011
YOUTH group Foróige has contacted gardaí after it confirmed serial child rapist Michael Ferry worked with it as a volunteer during the 1980s.
Fri, 22 Jul, 2011
Ireland's leading youth group has confirmed that paedophile Michael Ferry worked as a volunteer at one of its clubs.
Thu, 21 Jul, 2011
IRELAND’S leading youth organisation Foróige was last night investigating whether serial paedophile Michael Ferry worked as a youth leader at one of its clubs.
IRELAND’S young dragons were breathing fire in Dublin yesterday.
Thu, 06 May, 2010
A SURVEY of the effects of the recession on teenagers has found more than a quarter believe money worries are causing more tension in the home.
Fri, 30 Oct, 2009
A new survey has indicated that over a quarter (29%) of Irish teenagers say there is more tension at home due to money worries with a general limit on household spending now an economic reality for 37% of the 12- to 17-year-olds polled.
Thu, 29 Oct, 2009
THEY may have more opportunities for education, travel, work and wealth but the majority of young people think they have a harder life than their predecessors a decade ago.
Sat, 03 Nov, 2007
AS a Nigerian refugee living in Ireland it is not often that people in my position have an opportunity to thank the Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform, Michael McDowell.
Wed, 12 Apr, 2006
THE lack of adequate facilities for young people and the need to better integrate minority groups will be debated when 200 delegates meet for Dáil na nÓg today.
Sat, 25 Mar, 2006
CATHOLIC bishops yesterday called for the family based on marriage not to be removed from the Constitution.
Fri, 22 Apr, 2005
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