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Elevate 55 is a youth support service run by Donegal Youth Service. We are a team of experienced youth workers supporting young people and delivering programmes across the North Central area of Donegal including Letterkenny, Rathmullan, Ramelton, Milford, Kerrykeel, Fanad, Kilmacrenan, Churchill, Termon, Carrigart, Cranford and Downings
What we Do:
Our LOFT Drop In is based on the Port Road in Letterkenny. We provide a safe, supervised and non judgmental space for young people to come in, relax, socialise with peers or engage with Youth workers. The drop in provides:
- Free Wifi
- Free Tea & Coffee
- Pool Table
- Table Tennis
- Access to computers
- Games Consoles
We offer tailored programmes and groups Monday to Friday each evening, with various topics or interests including music, gaming, health & fitness, art, personnel development and an Autism social group.
One to one support
Our One to One support is a free and confidential one to one support service for young people aged 8 – 21 years. Young people experiencing difficulty in their life can avail of this support to help them cope with issues such as bullying, grief, sexuality, family conflict, problems at school, friendship/relationship difficulties or anything else they may be struggling with.
Young people or parents can call us directly and set up an appointment with one of our professional youth workers. Schools and other agencies can also refer to us directly, while liasing with the family.
- Delivery of workshops in schools covering various topics
- Summer programmes – July/August
- Transition from primary to secondary school workshops
- Youth advocacy services
- Seasonal events/workshops like gig nights, quiz nights, gaming competitions, Halloween/Christmas parties etc…
For further information on engagement with Elevate 55 please contact a member of the youth work team at the Donegal Youth Service office on 074 91 29630.
Elevate 55 is funded by Tusla