Services Directory

Young People

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Ensures children and young people have a voice on issues that affect their lives

Website Address: www.mayo.ie
Phone Number: Anne Ronayne
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Foroige Ballyhaunis Youth Service is a community based project working with young people aged between 10 and 24 years in the Ballyhaunis area. Providing support to help young people to reach their full potential as they engage in activity based groups/resilence building /participation/integration/leadership. An Onsite counsellor provides therapeutic support to those most at risk throught the youth service.

Phone Number: Laura Cox – Senior Youth Officer 086 7791878 Deirdre Blewitt – Counsellor 087 6521039
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Provides a range of youth work services and youth projects,including Big Brother,Big Sister Mentoring Programme

Website Address: http://www.bbbsireland.ie
Phone Number: Louise 086 3845664/ Peter 086 3835859
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A community-based adolescent and family support service,working with young people aged 10 to 18 years.

Website Address: http://www.foroige.ie
Phone Number: Ballina 096 22012 Castlebar 094 9026760 Westport 098 29218
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Helplink is a charitable organisation that provides the following mental health services in Mayo for children and young people; 7 days a week and out-of-hours: Youth CounsellingYouth Addiction CounsellingPlay TherapyArt Therapy (individuals and groups)School mental health workshops and counselling/mentoring services

Website Address: www.helplink.ie
Phone Number: 094 9557007
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In Partnership with Travellers recognises the euality of the Traveller community by providing programmes focused on the needs of the young people,initiatives and services that promote the participation and inclusion of the Traveller Community in Irish Society.

Phone Number: James/Alice/Keith 087 2379132
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Aims to build coping skills and psychological resilience in children,young people and their families. Support offered in child’s home,school or an appropriate place. Mentoring programme offers support and encouragement from a volunteer mentor.

Website Address: http://www.ispcc.ie
Phone Number: 094 9025254
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Mayo Creative Community Alternatives (CCA) is a new initiative operated in partnership between TUSLA and  Foroige in Mayo.   Mayo CCA will deliver a range of evidence based, specialist interventions for young people who are at risk of reception into the care system.  Through engaging in the service the young person will be empowered to live a healthy, happy and fulfilling life and become a valued member of their community.

Website Address: www.foroige.ie
Phone Number: 086 3862094
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Foróige Clubs are a safe place for young people to hang out, meet new friends and have a voice. What makes a Foróige Club different to other youth clubs is that it is run by the young people themselves. This allows them to believe in themselves, make decisions and practice leadership. 

Website Address: www.foroige.ie
Phone Number: 086 0106200
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Run by and for young people aged 15+ who come together in a safe and lively environment without the pressure of alcohol or other drugs.

Website Address: http://www.nonameclub.ie
Phone Number: 059 6400299