Youth Service2021-11-20T16:15:42+00:00

Youth Services

Youth Services

The Youth Work Act, 2001, defines Youth Work as a planned programme of education designed for the purpose of aiding and enhancing the personal and social development of young persons through their voluntary involvement and which is:

The Youth Work Act, 2001, defines Youth Work as a planned programme of education designed for the purpose of aiding and enhancing the personal and social development of young persons through their voluntary involvement and which is:

a) complementary to their formal education and training; and,
b) provided primarily by voluntary youth work organisations.

Benefits of youth work for young people

Personal and social development outcomes: communication skills, confidence and agency, planning and problem solving, relationships, creativity and imagination, emotional intelligence.

What we do

What we do

Provide assistance and support to the Youth Work organisations and Volunteer-led Clubs/Groups in Cavan & Monaghan

Administer youth related Grants from the Department of Children and Youth Affairs (DCYA) and other statutory agencies

Implement the National Quality Standards Framework (NQSF) for Youth Work

Participate in the work of the Cavan & Monaghan Children and Young People’s Services Committee (CYPSC)

Participate in other Youth related Committees or Groups

Support CMETB’s Youth Work Committee to advise and make recommendations on the performance of the ETB’s youth work functions

Completion of annual youth work progress reports to DCYA

Meet the Team

Meet the Team

Youth Officer

Youth Officer

Maureen McIntyre
T: Cavan Office 049 4330144
T: Monaghan Office 047 30888 ext. 207
E:maureenmcintyre@cmetb.ie

Youth Support & Compliance

Youth Support & Compliance

Sonya McQuaid
T: Monaghan Office 047 30888 Ext. 208
E:  sonyamcquaid@cmetb.ie

Youth Support & Finance

Youth Support & Finance

Úna Rudden
T: Cavan Office 049 4330144 Ext. 210
E:unarudden@cmetb.ie

Youth Services Information

Youth Services Information

PUBLICATIONS

PUBLICATIONS