This programme is funded by SOLAS to provide accredited and non-accredited education and training for early school leaving age.
Programmes and Provision;
- Leaving Cert. Applied
- QQI - Levels 3 and 4
- Special Educational Needs Initiative (SENI)
- Guidance and Counselling Service
- Learning Support Programmes
- Literacy / Numeracy Provision
- Home School Community Liaison
Target Age Group 16-21 years
Referrals Students must have written confirmation that they have left their last school. They can self-refer or be referred by statutory and voluntary agencies. Youthreach is not a special needs programme.
Eligibility Criteria Youthreach students should be 16-21 and out of full-time education for 6 months with little or no qualifications.
Youthreach runs from August 26th to July 10th with short closures at Christmas and Easter. Programme runs for 35 hours per week over five days.