Foróige Summer Programme goes ahead

Foróige Summer Programme goes ahead

Foróige Balbriggan have been busy providing summer programmes for young people between 10 and 18, throughout July and Early August. Programmes included, health and Fitness, arts and crafts, activity weeks, graffiti, sports, Leadership, Football and Employability. The Youth Service have been continuing to provide care packs to families engaged with the project and encourage families to contact us should they need any further support.Foróige Balbriggan will be providing transition programmes for young people going into first year and any young people who need support in transitioning back to school after the long break away. Foróige will be running employability programmes for young people between 16 and 24 assisting them to upskill, explore career options, develop CV’s and interview skills. An LGBT group for young people is taking place on a weekly basis and new participants are always welcome. Foróige Balbriggan are starting a young mothers group, for any mothers under 24. Personal development activities for mothers will run within the group. New participants are welcome. Foróige Balbriggan are seeking volunteers to run Foróige Clubs in Balbriggan and also to help staff with the running of the youth service. All volunteers must go through an application process and will receive training. Please contact Eamonn Mullen on 086-7802362 to express an interest in volunteering in Balbriggan.Foróige are continuing to take referrals from young people, parents, schools and other agencies for any young people who need additional support. Please contact Áine on 086-7710790 to make a referral, to express an interest in any of our weekly groups or to discuss any issues affecting young people.