Training, Resilience, Employment, Knowledge, Skills (TREKS) Programme

TREKS is a new initiative supporting young people aged 16-25 years of age with the skills and potential for securing employment.  Funded by the International Fund for Ireland we have tow dedicated staff (Liam & Ivan) who sole job it is to help you get work.  We are offering courses, training, study visits, workshops, driving theory, driving lessons and much more.  If you are 16-25 yrs of age call in for a yarn.  We operate a drop-in facility every day Monday to Friday from 9am-3pm and have a cuppa and a yarn.

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Friends Forever Community Relations Programme 2018 is named by the Young People- SHIVAS

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SHIVAs is a community relations programme with Townsend Street Youth Centre from the Shankill.  In partnership with Friends Forever International we operate a year long programme of learning and personal development that creates lasting friendships across the peace walls in Lower Shankill and Falls communities.  The group pictured are the 10 young people taking part in the 2018/19 programme and they head out to Boston this summer for the two week immersion programme.  Watch this space for updates on their great work.

World Suicide Day Concert

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Many of our young people and their families have been bereaved through suicide.  Together with All Lives Are Precious (ALPS) and St. Peters Parish we are having a concert on the 14th September to celebrate of love life and happiness to mark suicide privation day.  Tickets are soon sale in the Youth Centre and at the Parish Office