Priorities

The priority for Sligo Leitrim CYPSC was the development of a three-year Children and Young People's Plan for Sligo and Leitrim (CYPP). This is now complete. The plan has been quality assured by the DCYA, Tusla and the CES. It will be available on our Local Resources section. 

 

Summary of Outcome Areas and Local Priority Areas

 

Outcome: Active and Healthy, Physical and Mental Wellbeing 

Local Priority Areas:

  • Breastfeeding
  • Obesity
  • Prevention and Early Intervention
  • Child and Youth Mental Health
  • Drugs and Alcohol
  • Services for Children with additional needs

Outcome: Achieving full potential in learning and development 

Local Priority Areas:

  • Children with additional needs
  • Early Years Care and Education, and School age
  • Fostering
  • Transitions 
  • Early School leaving/absenteeism
  • Parent and Parenting Support 

Outcome: Safe and Protected from Harm

Local Priority Areas:

  • Safeguarding children and young people
  • Bullying

Outcome: Economic security and oppurtunity

Local Priority Areas:

  • Youth employment 
  • Support young people not in education, training or employment 
  • Early Childhood activities 
  • Family Support
  • Early School leaving/absenteeism

Outcome: Connected respected and contributing to their world

Local Priority Areas:

  • New Communities
  • Participation of children and young people
  • Youth services
  • Transport 

 

 

 

 

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