Carrick-on-Suir Neighbourhood Youth and Family Project (Foróige)


16 Kickham Street
Co. Tipperary
E32 VF34

The Carrick-on-Suir Neighbourhood Youth & Family Project aims to enhance the life chances of young people and their families in Carrick-on-Siúir and to assist them to reach their potential by providing targeted Youth work programmes and family support responding to emerging needs in the community

Services include:

  • The provision of a universal Youth Work service supported by volunteers in a community setting to all young people aged 10-18 in the town and its environs, including young people with special needs.
  • The Family Support service provides support in a community setting to all young people and families referred into the project. Family Support interventions include the Common Sense Parenting programme and the Non-Violent Resistance programme, either one-to-one with parents or as a group.

Target group:
Youth Work service

  • Universal Youth Work service is for all young people, aged 10 – 18 in the town and surrounding areas.
  • Targeted work with young people, aged 10 – 18 years, or parents who are referred by Túsla, An Garda Síochána, Schools and other key individuals in the community.

Family Support service: Children and young people, aged 10 - 18 years, and their families from Carrick-on-Siúir and environs.

Referral: For targeted youth work and family support, referral by Túsla Prevention Partnership & Family Support Programme, Schools and other agencies.

Contact details (Youthwork programme):
Hayley Fitzsimons
Tel. 086 047 9851

Contact details (Family Support)
Siobhán Clifford
Tel. 086 833 1886


Geographical remit: Carrick-on-Siúir and surrounding villages

Coverage Areas