Young people who take part in Young Community Leaders will:

  • Make new friends, gain new skills, grow in confidence and have fun learning to be an effective leader
  • Have opportunities to start their own initiatives or to become involved in the local community in new and interesting ways
  • Complete a Foundation Certificate in Youth Leadership and Community Action (QQI Level 6), accredited by NUI Galway
  • Complete Restorative Practice training
  • Complete the STEPS motivational programme

The programme runs from early September to late June on Tuesday evenings every week. It takes place at Northside Partnership, Kish House, Greendale Road, Kilbarrack. There will also be six full Saturday workshops and two full weekend workshops over the course of the year. A full calendar of dates will be supplied in advance