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Jigsaw

Jigsaw is a network of programmes across Ireland designed to make sure every young person has somewhere to turn to and someone to talk to. They provide support to people with mental health issues like drugs and alcohol, body image, bullying, feeling anxious, feeling low, loss and grief, self-harm and more. There are 10 different Jigsaw locations (Clondalkin, Donegal, Dublin 15, Galway, Kerry, Meath, North Fingal, Offaly, Roscommon, & Tallaght)

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Pieta House

Pieta House offers specialised treatment to clients who self-harm, suffer from suicidal ideation or have made multiple suicide attempts. Clients receive an intensive programme of one-to-one counselling lasting about four to six weeks. Pieta House is a non-profit organisation and thier service is FREE of CHARGE. They now have branches at Ballyfermot, Finglas, Lucan, Limerick, Tallaght, Kerry, Tipperary and Galway.

1800 247 247 Visit Website Find out more

Youth Work Ireland

Youth Work Ireland provides quality youth services, aiming to develop the potential of young people and strenghten communities across Ireland. 

01 8584500 Visit Website Find out more

The St. Vincent de Paul

St. Vincent de Paul provide assistance to those in need, caring for the homeless, providing social housing operating holiday homes and other social support activities, the Society promotes community self-sufficiency, enabling people to help themselves. Any assistance offered by the Society is given in a non-judgemental spirit , based on the needs of the individual or family seeking help.

+353 1 884 8200 Visit Website Find out more

sexualwellbeing.ie

Sexualwellbeing.ie is a HSE website with information on sexual health, consent, vaccinations, STIs, contraception, unplanned pregnancy, and more.

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Donegal Women’s Centre

The Donegal Women’s Centre is a space for women to heal and pursue their own development in a safe, caring and supportive environment.

Their services include:

  • Domestic violence counselling service
  • Donegal community counselling service
  • IFPA crisis pregnancy counselling service
  • Young women's sexual health clinic
  • Listening service
  • Sexual health information 
  • Women's health and family planning clinic
(074) 912 4985 Visit Website Find out more

Dublin South East Community Training Centre

Dublin South East Community Training Centre (DSE CTC) offers second chance education for young people between the ages of 16 and 21 years. DSE CTC is a registered charity, formerly known as Ringsend CTC, formed in 1986 to provide accredited training programmes. These programmes are funded and supported by the City of Dublin Education and Training Board (CDETB), and trainees will have access to a training allowance. 

The four QQI accredited Level 4 Major Award Courses on offer are:

  • ECDL and Information & Communications Technology 
  • Digital Media & Photography
  • Sports & Health Related Fitness 
  • Retail Skills 

There are additional supports provided in the form of literacy & numeracy support, counselling service and advocacy as well as links with other local supports. Successful graduates can access Level 5 PLC courses, apprenticeships or often go into full-time employment. 

Applicants must be between 16 and 21 years of age. To apply please contact us on 01-6728882 or info@dsectc.ie. You can find more information at www.dsectc.ie

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Immigrant Council of Ireland

The Immigrant Council of Ireland is a national, independent non-governmental organisation that promotes the rights of migrants.

01 6740200 Visit Website Find out more

Griffith College Limerick

Located in in the heart of Limerick students enjoy all of the amenities and facilities available to students in the city centre. The college provides a wide range of internationally recognised full-time and part-time courses. All courses are taught from a state-of-the-art facility on O’Connell Avenue. 

+353 61 310031 Visit Website Find out more

Sherrard Youthreach Centre

Sherrard Youthreach Centre provides education, individualised support and the tools for independent living for young adults who are experiencing difficulties with addiction or who are at risk of addiction, in a safe and positive environment. This includes providing QQI accredited General Education Courses as well as access to Reducation Support and Counselling.

01 804 7224 Visit Website Find out more

Youthreach North Great Georges Street

Youthreach is an education, training and work experience programme for early school leavers aged 15 – 20. It offers young people the opportunity to identify options within adult life, and provides them with opportunities to acquire certification. Courses at Youthreach North Great Georges Street include General Learning, Information & Communication Technologies, and Beauty courses.

01 874 4311 Visit Website Find out more

Youthreach Transition Centre Parnell Square

The Transition Centre offers education, support and progression opportunities to young people within a positive learning environment. Courses include LCA, Sports and Recreation Award, Multi Media Course, Fast Track to Information Technology, and College Access Programme Level 5.

01 873 3123 Visit Website Find out more
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