The HALO project is hosting an information evening as part of Alcohol Awareness week and would like
to invite all to attend.
The project is a substance misuse service for young people and families and this
fun information evening is for anyone interested in learning a little more about alcohol and its effects
especially on young people, their families and their mental health.
Date: Tuesday 21st April
Location: The HALO Project (address below)
Time: 5pm -8pm
6pm Guest Speaker – Dr. Bobby Smyth (consultant child and adolescent psychiatrist)
We will have a few fun games to test your knowledge and hopefully give you some more information;
Quizzes Facts and Myths
The HALO team, staff and volunteers will be available to answer questions and give information on alcohol consumption for young people
Kildare Youth Services today launched the most amazing raffle prize to start the new year with a bang. The drive is on to get one lucky local person to five hurling and football All Ireland’s in a row!
The Youth Service is offering the prize of 5 in a row All Ireland tickets in hurling and football to the winner of the Youth Work Ireland Annual Raffle.
There are also several fantastic runners up prizes and all those who buy tickets will be pleased to know that funds generated go to support local youth projects, clubs and youth work around the county.
The HALO Project Adolescent Substance Misuse & Family Support Service are having an open Invitation Information & Awareness Afternoon around the issue of “Mental Health & Substance Misuse”.
Venue: The Halo Project Monread Ave, Naas Co. Kildare
This internship is intended to provide an opportunity for a participant to develop their skills and knowledge in the area of youth work during a practical supervised internship.
It aims to provide the participant with the experience of supporting staff, volunteers and young people to develop an informal youth drop-in centre, within a larger organisation and examine and develop best practice of supporting volunteers and youth cafes across the wider organisation.
Click on Link below to find out more
We are currently recruiting for a Programme Manager
The successful candidate will be employed by Kildare Youth Services (KYS) for an initial 12 month fixed-term contract, including a 6 month probationary period. Closing date for applications is 5pm on Thursday 10th April 2014. Interviews are scheduled for Thursday 24th April 2014.
Overall Winner of KYS Christmas e-card Art Competition 2012
Card Designed by Maria Corr, age 12
Student from St. Mary’s College, Naas, Co. Kildare.
Kildare Youth Services, Youth Information Centre, Canal Stores, Basin Street, Naas, Co Kildare.