Friends Remembering Friends Memorial Service

Ballymun Youth Action Project will hold the annual Friends Remembering Friends Service on Monday 22nd February 2016.  The service will take place at 7pm in the Holy Spirit Church, Sillogue Road, Ballymun.

Our 21st Friends Remembering Friends event provides us with a space to remember people connected with the Ballymun Youth Action Project, whether as Committee Members, Staff, Service Users, Volunteers, etc.

Refreshments will be served in YAP after the event.


Urrus Training Spring 2016

The following training is on offer this spring: –

Working with Alcohol Misuse – 25th February.

Keyworking and Care Planning – 7th & 8th April – (8 CPD Credits).

Women and Substance Use – 14th April – (6 CPD Credits).

Introduction to Addiction Studies – 28th & 29th April.

Click here for further details

Boxing Clever Report Launch

In partnership with the UCD School of Applied Social Science Community Partnership Drugs Programme, BYAP and partner agencies engaged in an evaluative research process of the Boxing Clever Programme in 2013/2014.  The resulting report and the findings of this research project was launched on 6th February 2015.

The Boxing Clever programme is a twenty week integrated educational, substance use recovery and fitness programme that aims to support participants to develop more resilient identities, while encouraging educational achievement, physical wellness and reduction in harmful or risky behaviours.

To view report click here