News and Events

Happy and Healthy Volcano

By cypscadmin Friday, 1st June 2018 | 0 comments
Filed under: Health, Participation.
Using creative means to communicate, children explain to parents what they need to be happy and healthy when Roscommon CYPSC launched findings from their extensive consultation process with children.  

A Participation Project with a difference

By cypscAdmin Monday, 26th June 2017 | 0 comments
Filed under: Participation.
There is huge excitement and enthusiasm amongst the children and young people of Longford and Westmeath, who recently participated in the Longford Westmeath CYPSC, Child and Youth Participation Project. 

Having your say in Mayo

By cypscAdmin Friday, 19th May 2017 | 0 comments
Filed under: Participation, Evidence.
CYPSC Co-ordinator, Thérèse Ruane discusses the development of Mayo CYPSC at its early stages on Mid-West radio to raise awareness about CYPSC, Ireland's five national outcomes for children and young people and the development of Mayo's Children and Young People’s Plan (2018-2020). 

Kerry CYPSC Launch Social Media Campaign

By cypscAdmin Friday, 15th January 2016 | 0 comments
Filed under: Participation, Youth.
Kerry Children and Young People’s Services Committee launched their ‘#Connected Respected’ Social Media Campaign on Friday 15th January 2016. The campaign seeks to hear the voice of young people in Kerry in order to better inform the work of Kerry CYPSC.

Involving Children and Young People in CYPSC

By cypscAdmin Friday, 25th September 2015 | 0 comments
Filed under: Participation.
In developing their three-year strategic plans CYPSC undertake to consult with children and young people. This happens in a variety of ways across different counties and includes work with each county’s Comhairle na nÓg (Child and Youth Council). The role and involvement of children and young people in CYPSC is to be strengthened and developed going forward. 

A voice in decision-making

By cypscAdmin Wednesday, 17th June 2015 | 0 comments
Filed under: Participation, Policy.
The Minister for Children and Youth Affairs Dr James Reilly launched a new national strategy intended to ensure that children and young people have a voice in decision making that affects their lives. In a first for Europe, the Minister has launched the National Strategy on Children and Young People’s Participation in Decision Making (2015-2020).