Online Resources for Youth Work Practitioners









Ideas in Action in Youth Work: Theory

Centre for Effective Services, 2014


Ideas in Action in Youth Work: Practice

Centre for Effective Services, 2014






National Youth Strategy 2015-2020

Department of Children & Youth Affairs 2015


Navigating the Transitional Years

Youth Work Ireland's Youth Information Model, 2011


Models of Youth Work - A Sociological Framework

Louise Hurley & David Treacy, 1993




This is Youth Work - Stories from Practice

by In Defense of Youth Work, 2011


Understanding Youth Work - Trainers Handbook

National Youth Federation & Ossory Youth, 2004



Youth Participation in the Republic of Ireland

Pat Leahy & Paul Burgess, 2011


Youth Work Ireland Child Protection Policy, 2014

*This document is currently under review, awaiting legislation & guidance



Youth Work Ireland's Membership Charter

Youth Work Ireland, 2013



Youth Work Ireland Youth Poll 2009

Youth Work Ireland, 2009



Value for Money and Policy Review of Youth Programmes

Department of Children & Youth Affairs, 2014


Youth Work: A Systematic Map of the Research Literature

Department of Children & Youth Affairs, 2013