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Drug and Alcohol Curriculum Resource

This training will take place across three mornings and train Youth Practitioners' on the use of the curriculum within their youth groups. About this event ASCERT and Boys & Girls Clubs NI have been awarded EA regional development funding to develop Drug and Alcohol curriculum resources for the youth work sector. We have gained great [...]


YouthFest21 was a festival of fun activities for young people aged 9-17 years. At the three-day event there were structured activity blocks of 45 minutes which consisted of come and try sporting events and interactive workshops, fun fillers and activities as well.

TOKYO One Young World 2022

The One Young World Summit 23-26 May 2022, Tokyo The One Young World programme within EA is offering young people, aged between 20 and 25, the opportunity to attend the One Young World summit in May 2022 taking place in Tokyo. The annual One Young World Summit convenes the brightest young talent from every country [...]

Youth Restart Guidance Key Changes

From Monday the 2nd of August, youth services will operate under step 4 of the pathway to recovery as outlined in the Youth Restart Guidance. Key changes to the operation of services are outlined below;   °    Generic Provision can increase to 90% of the venue capacity °    Targeted provision can increase to group sizes [...]

The Department of Health is urging people to keep their allocated vaccination appointments.

The Department of Health is urging people to keep their allocated vaccination appointments. Rescheduled second Covid-19 vaccines have increased significantly, with over 1000 requests received in recent days. Patricia Donnelly, Head of the Northern Ireland Vaccine Programme, said: “I fully understand that we are all anxious to enjoy a more normal life including an opportunity [...]

Membership Brochure

Download The 2021 Brochure   Boys & Girls Clubs was founded in 1940 as an independent, voluntary association of six local youth clubs. Today, we are a regional voluntary youth organisation (RVYO), a registered charity and limited company with a membership of 120 local youth organisations. Our mission is to support the personal development and [...]

Club Protect Insurance Brochure

CLUB PROTECT INSURANCE MORE INFORMATION AND APPLY   CLUB PROTECT BROCHURE We take away the hassle. Ringing around is a nuisance; jargon is confusing; small print goes on forever and call centers… well, you know the story there. We cut through all that. Complete the simple form on our website and we will do the [...]

Update on resumption of youth services April 8th 2021

Update on resumption of youth services. April 8th 2021 Date published: 08 April 2021 Topics: Children and Young People Issues   Children and Young People Education Minister Peter Weir has confirmed the further reopening of some youth services in response to the recent unrest on our streets. Update on resumption of youth services This will apply [...]

Weir welcomes reopening of Sure Start and youth services

Weir welcomes reopening of Sure Start and youth services Date published: 25 March 2021 Education Minister Peter Weir has welcomed the phased return of Sure Start and youth services. The Executive has given approval for initial steps to be taken in resuming some early years programmes, including Sure Start, and youth services allowing the gradual re-opening [...]

Do Something Active Workout Videos with Oisín McV Coaching

“with the equipment and social restraints lockdown has caused, we have been assisting hundreds of young people across Northern Ireland and encouraging them to stay active, install positive life habits and avoid social isolation. These home workouts provide young people with a platform to do so and we thank Oisin for his expert contribution and knowledge”.