The overall aim of Waterford & South Tipperary Community Youth Service is to assist the positive personal, social, spiritual and educational development of young people, in particular those who are experiencing disadvantage and social exclusion; to enable them to exercise greater control over their lives by empowering them to make active choices and decisions, to exercise responsibility and to contribute to the development of their community, environment and society.
Waterford and South Tipperary Community Youth Service exists to cater for the needs of young people, and particularly those experiencing marginalisation, disadvantage and social exclusion. We strive to enable young people to become free and active human beings who take responsibility for their lives and who participate fully in the development of their community, environment and society. Through our engagement with young people we seek to empower them to recognise inequalities in society and to work together to effect change.
We offer a wide range of special services including: