07 Feb 2018
YMCA Dublin has been working with young people in Dublin’s Inner City for over 160 years. We run programmes in youth work, education, family support, community childcare and community employment. To support our services, we run two social enterprises – Dublin YMCA Gym in Aungier Street and Sandymount, and YMCA Childcare in Aungier Street.
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.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]