Calling All Under-24’s in Duhallow

Calling all Under 24’s in Duhallow!

Broadening Your Horizons- Youth Development Programme

Broadening Your Horizons aims to support and empower young people aged between 16 and 24 years who are not in education, employment or training and living in rural areas to access training, employment and recreational opportunities through:

  • mentoring and coaching support from a Youth Engagement Officer;
  • person centred personal action planning;
  • group development work;
  • core skills-based training for each individual, based on their needs, capacity and aspirations, ranging from unaccredited introductory and tasters courses to minor accredited modules e.g. HACCP Food Hygiene, Customer Care and Complaint Handling, Care Support, Manual Handling etc;
  • ‘Drive2Success’ Driver Theory Workshops in preparation for the theory test and support to obtain provisional driving license;
  • 3 Free Driving Lessons;
  • work preparation training including Job search strategies, mock interviews, CV preparation, psychometric testing, styling for interview etc;
  • support seeking Work Placement;

For further information on the above programme please contact IRD Duhallow on 029-60633 or e-mail