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Ossory Youth Information Centre

This centre provides informal educational supports to the youth of the diocese. The centre is equipped with a multimedia centre "Cyber Youth" aimed at providing the young people of Kilkenny with access to a host of IT training facilities and educational software.

The centre offers a free and confidential information service for young people and those who work with young people. You can drop in to us at Desart Hall, or you can phone or fax your queries to us.

We provide information on a range of topics: Accomodation, Careers, Education,
Environment, Employment & Training, Europe, Rights, Finance, Leisure, Social
Welfare, Sport, Travel and Tourism.

Ossary Youth Service

We endeavour to assist everybody as best we can, whoever you are and
whatever your query.

Other Services
The centre provides Computer & Internet Access, Secretarial Service
Student & Travel Cards
Career Guidance Counselling Services

Young Entrepreneur Scheme
Integrated Youth Group

Nursing as a Career
International Volunteer Opportunities
CAO Process

Opening Hours: Desart Hall:
Monday to Friday - 9.30am to 7pm
Saturday - 10am to 1pm
(CYMS Hall): Saturday 11am to 1pm

Current Promotion

A seminar will take place in Desart Hall at this time to provide people with information on a arrange of international volunteering opportunities. If you would like to work abroad for the summer or for longer, learn a new language, get work experience, get to know a different culture - then this is the seminar for you.

The two organisations outlined below will be
attending and you will have an opportunity to talk with them directly.

Voluntary Service International
Short-term projects
(2 to 3 weeks)
Between May & Oct.
In over 35 countries
Europe, Africa, Japan,
Australia & America
For 18 to 25 yr. olds

European Voluntary Service

6 to 12 month projects
Europe, Latin America & Africa
No qualifications necessary
Get work experience
Learn a language
18 to 25 year olds

Ossory Youth Information Centre
Desart Hall, New St., Kilkenny
Contact us at - Ph.: 056-61200; Fax: 056-52385; Email: info@ossoryyouth.com


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