Loughrea Youth Project

Loughrea projectWho we are and what we do:

We work with young people from the ages of 10 to 18 who live and/or go to school in the Loughrea area.

Our aims:

To provide a safe and supportive environment where young people can meet and socialise with peers and enjoy fun activities.

To empower young people to identify and realise their own potential.

Our activities:

Arts and crafts


Health and fitness


DJ group

Summer camps

Comhairle na nÓg Youth Committee

Youth exchange

In-school workshops: alcohol and smoking awareness, development education (linking local and global issues: human rights, sustainable consumption)

In-school programmes for transition from primary to secondary school

Youth counselling services are available in Loughrea for 14-21 year olds.

Contact information

Youth Work Ireland Galway, Loughrea Youth Project

King Street, Loughrea

Rachel Maher: 087 7814882

(e) ydp.loughrea@youthworkgalway.ie