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Gorey Youth & Community Services

Junior Teenage Drop In
For 1st to 3rd Years on Wednesday and Friday afternoons straight after school until 5:15pm.
Activities include: cookery; art & crafts; personal development; health & fitness. Seasonal Events during the year include: Summer Camps; Christmas Craft Fair; Youth Health Day; Halloween Scare Fest; St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Senior Teenage Drop In
4th to 6th Years on Monday afternoons 3:45pm to 5:30pm. Activities include: cookery; art & crafts; personal development; health & fitness
Seasonal Events during the year include: Summer Camps; Christmas Craft Fair; Youth Health Day; Halloween Scare Fest; St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Young LGBT Group
For young LGBT people aged between 16 and 19 years. Meets every Wednesday, 6:00pm to 8:00pm. The group have taken part in many different activities, including; Digital Photography; Foods of the World Cookery; and an Alcohol Awareness Programme

 

3rd & 4th Class Primary Group
Monday afternoons from 2:30pm to 3:40pm. The group have a snack and take part in the day’s activities which include; art & crafts; personal development; group work; drama and music

5th Class Primary Group
Tuesday afternoons from 2:30pm to 3:40pm. The group have a snack and take part in the day’s activities which include; art & crafts; personal development; group work; drama and music

6th Class Primary Group
Wednesday afternoons from 2:30pm to 3:40pm. The group have a snack and take part in the day’s activities which include; art & crafts; personal development; group work; drama and music

Young Women’s Development Group
The group meet on Monday mornings between 10am and 12pm (times may differ slightly depending on what courses they are participating in). For women aged between 18 years and 25 years. The group take part in many different activities including; Communications; ECDL; Beauty and Personal Care

Parent & Toddler Group
Tuesday & Thursday Mornings 10am to 12pm. Parents and their toddlers are welcome to join in with play; music; art & crafts and circle time, with a bit of fun outside in the playground (weather permitting). There are refreshments for both the parents and the toddlers.
(there is no charge for the parent & toddler group however there is a donation box, with no obligation to contribute; all donations fund the refreshments and overheads)

Gamman Cant Group
Traveller Student Support group working with members of the Travelling Community, to support them while they are attending school.

Teenage Personal Development Programmes
Small group work on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons working with young people to develop their self-esteem and self-confidence. This group is referral only, young people and their families can self-refer.

All groups are free of charge to the participants.