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I AM WHOLE

10 Oct 2017

On Tuesday 10 October, World Mental Health Day 2017, YMCA and young people from around the world will come together to challenge the stigma that is stopping individuals affected by mental health difficulties speaking out and seeking help.

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The worst part for your EVS is saying goodbye.

22 Aug 2017

My name is Samira, I have Moroccan nationality but I have been living in Spain since I was 6 years old. I could not get my European Passport yet, that’s why I applied for a Visa to come to Ireland. This process took me 3 months until I arrived to Ireland. Unfortunately, my EVS project […]

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Flashback – What my EVS story is – by Zoltán

15 Aug 2017

I’ve been an EVS volunteer at PAKT (Parents And Kids Together), YMCA. This program gives support for the whole family. My tasks were organizing and leading some activities in the youth clubs in West Dublin. During the well-built four terms, I had an opportunity to represent the Hungarian culture, taking part in the Gospel Soulworks […]

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YMCA Dublin Board recruitment 2017

06 Apr 2017

YMCA Dublin are currently looking to recruit volunteer members to it’s board of Directors. The YMCA is a registered charity dedicated to meeting the needs of vulnerable young people through a variety of (education, youth work and family support) programmes in Dublin. These programmes are supported by a mix of State funding and unrestricted incomes […]

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Goodbye Dublin, by Max

05 Aug 2016

I knew from the beginning that I’ll have to leave once the project is over, however now when the time has come – I realized that I’ve unwillingly grown deeper roots than can be removed painlessly. But I am thankful for those. For people I’ll miss and people who will miss me, for moments we […]

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It’s time to be back home! Thanks for a great year, by Chiara

29 Jul 2016

Over this year, in the Pakt club (Parents and kids together), we have introduced a very good practice at the end of each club. It consists in saying, writing or drawing a few words about things they were grateful for that had occurred not only during the club, but also during the whole day. We […]

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