Sub-Groups

Outcome 1: Active and Healthy, Physical & Mental Well-being

Subcommittee Health & Well-being 

Chair: Susan Mc Loughlin, Foróíge

2020 Meeting dates:Jan 28th, March 31st, June 30th, Sept 29th, Nov 24th

Host Venue: Conference Room, CYPSC Office, Scally Place, Letterkenny 

Working Groups:

  • Young Carers Project Implementation Group 
  • Jigsaw Donegal

Outcome 2: Achieving Full Potential in Learning and Development 

Sub Committees Education & Learning 

Chair: Martin Gallen, Donegal Education and Training Board

2020 Meeting dates: Jan 22nd, March 18th, June 17th, Sept 23rd, Nov 18th

Host Venue: Education and Training Board office, Mc Kendrik Place, Letterkenny

Working Groups:

  • Literacy
  • Early Years

Outcome 3: Safe and Protected from Harm

Safe & Secure Subcommittee

Joint Chairs: Michael Harrison, Garda Síochana and Janique Burden, Tusla - Child and Family Agency                    

2020 Meeting Dates: Jan 21st, March 24th, May 26th, Sept 15th, Nov 17th

Host Venue: Meeting room 1, St. Joseph's Hospital Stranorlar.

Working Groups:

  • Cyber Safety
  • Challenges facing Children & Young People in contact with the Courts Services
  • Supporting awareness and implementation of relevant new legislation across sectors. Children First, Domestic Violence

Prevention Partnership & Family Support Sub Committee 

Chair: Marie Crawley Tusla - Child and Family Agency

2020 Meeting dates: March 25th, July 13th, Nov 16th

Host Venue: Chamber Room, Public Services Centre, Letterkenny

  • Parent Hub 
  • Donegal Youth Voices

Outcome 4: Economic Security & Opportunity

Economic Well-being / Disability Inclusion Subcommittee

Chair:  Liam Ward, Donegal County Council

2020 Meeting dates:Jan 16th, March 19th, June 18th, Sept 17th, Nov 12th

Host Venue: Public Services Centre, Letterkenny 

Outcome 5: Respected Connected and Contributing

Donegal CYPSC has developed collaborative relationships with existing structures such as the Donegal ETB Youth work Subcommittee and Donegal Youth Council to progress Youth participation.

  • Donegal Youth Council
  • Donegal Youth Voices
  • Jigsaw Youth Advisory Group


Transformational Goals & Emerging Issues

Change Management Subcommittee established 2018,

was formed through an amalgamentation of two Subcommittees namely Planning & Information and CYPSC Chairs

Chair: Liam Ward, Donegal County Council

2020 Meeting dates: Jan 22nd*, March 19th, June 18th, Sept 17th*, Nov 12th

Host Venue: St. Joseph's Hospital Stranorlar.   (* denotes meetings held in Finn Valley FRC )

  • Funding
  • Monitoring
  • Planning