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  • WVYC Awards 2013 | 2013 05 14

     

    Thursday evening  May 9th  will forever remain in the memories of those who got the opportunity to attend what has become a spectacular event as Waterford Voluntary Youth Council (WVYC) with the support and sponsorship of Waterford Youth Committee (WYC) City of Waterford VEC) presented a vintage themed circusat this year’s, Youth Awards.

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  • 2013 WVYC Annual Youth Awards | 2013 03 21

    The 2013 Waterford Voluntary Youth Council Awards, sponsored by Waterford Youth Committee will take place in May.  Todate the awards have been a great success, with many Youth and Volunteer Youth/Adult leaders being honoured by their peers for the work they do within their youth Group/Club/Project. 

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  • Presentation of NQSF Certificates 2012 | 2013 03 21

    Waterford Youth Committee presented NQSF Certificates to Children’s Group Link, Waterford Youth Arts, Manor St John Youth Project, Little Red Kettle and Waterford Transport Service following completion years 1 and 2 of the Quality Standards Framework on 6 December 2012

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  • Presentation of Cheques - AYSG 2012 | 2013 03 21

    40 groups received, on 6 December 2012, over €70,000 from Waterford Youth Committee (City of Waterford VEC) from the Annual Youth Service Grants Scheme (Department of Children and Youth Affairs) as follows:

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  • WVYC TRAINING BURSARY | 2012 09 07

    Waterford Voluntary Youth Council are pleased to announce the launch of the WVYC Training Bursary, sponsored by Waterford Youth Committee (City of Waterford VEC) and Waterford Area Partnership.

    The Bursary is to aid youth organisations to participate in training to support thei role working with young people in Waterford City

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  • 2012 ANNUAL YOUTH SERVICE GRANTS | 2012 05 28

    (SOURCE:  DEPARTMENT OF CHILDREN AND YOUTH AFFAIRS)

    The grant scheme, which solely funds voluntary led youth work, aims to make provision for the support of youth club work and youth group activities in Waterford City.

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  • WVYC ANNUAL YOUTH AWARDS 2012 | 2012 05 28

    Young People Honoured in Oscar Style Awards Ceremony

    Annual Youth Awards 2012 @ Garter Lane 25th April 2012.

    Wednesday Night at Garter Lane Theatre came alive as Jugglers, Avatars on stilts and the sound of drums (Fundrums.ie) welcomed you to the Youth Awards.  This year Waterford Voluntary Youth Council (WVYC) under the umbrella of Waterford Youth Committee(City of Waterford VEC) who sponsored the event got it all together with sheer determination and a ‘can do attitude’ making it bigger and better than ever.

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  • Waterford Voluntary Youth Council - Annual Youth Awards 2012 | 2012 02 22 | 2012 02 23

    Waterford Voluntary Youth Council are pleased to announce the  relaunch of the Waterford Vouluntary Youth Awards, sponsored by Waterford Youth Committee. The awards  have had great success in the past, with many of our Youth and Volunteer Youth/Adult leaders being honoured by their peers for the work they do within their Youth Group/Club/Project.

    Download your Nomination Form HERE

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  • Manor St John Youth Services - Youth Café | 2012 01 31

    Ms Frances Fitzgerald TD, Minister for Children and Youth Affairs informed Waterford Youth Committee that she had approved a grant of €10,800 to Manor St John Youth Services, towards the cost of installing a heating system  in their Youth Café

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  • OVER €80,000 TO SUPPORT YOUTH ORGANISATIONS IN WATERFORD CITY | 2011 12 07

    At a function on Wednesday, 7 December 2011 Waterford Youth Committee allocated over €80,000 to a large number of organisations in Waterford City.  The monies were made available from the Minister for Children & Youth Affairs, Ms Frances Fitzgerald, TD, as part of the Annual Youth Grants Scheme 2011 which is administered by Waterford Youth Committee (City of Waterford VEC) 

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  • QUALITY STANDARDS FRAMEWORK CERTIFICATES AWARDED | 2011 12 05

    Three local youth projects awarded certificates on the completion of the 1st year of the Quality Standards Framework process.

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  • DEPARTMENT OF CHILDREN AND YOUTH AFFAIRS ALLOCATION 2011 | 2011 12 04

    Department of Children and Youth Affairs Allocation 2011 - Final Allocation

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  • WATERFORD TALL SHIPS PROGRAMME | 2011 03 04

    Waterford Youth Committee has been asked by the Waterford Tall Ships 2011 Committee to select 50 young people between the ages of 16 – 25 years from Waterford to become trainees on the varies Tall Ships and sail from Waterford to Greenock in Scotland from 29 June – 11 July 2011.

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  • NATIONAL QUALITY STANDARDS FRAMEWORK 2011 | 2011 02 22

    The National Quality Standards Framework (NQSF) for youth work projects is now ready to be rolled out nationally.

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  • OFFICE OF THE MINISTER FOR CHILDREN AND YOUTH AFFAIRS ALLOCATION 2011 | 2011 02 22

    OFFICE OF THE MINISTER FOR CHILDREN AND YOUTH AFFAIRS ALLOCATION 2011 - 1ST INSTALMENT

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