"Accomplish your goals in life, and you will succeed in everything you believe in. You’ll get all the support you need"

"It’s easier than school.. There’s no pressure"
 "It’s not just about education; they will help you out in your personal life. They help and support you in any way they can"
"Trust for me is a big issue, but you can put your trust in Dóchas don Óige"
"It’s very easy to come to this place, it’s a brilliant place to be"
"The (Burren) was the best craic I ever had in my life"
"I’d rather been in here getting an education than sitting at home doing nothing"
"It makes you feel good and safe coming in here"
"It’s all given to you, pens, books and everything. You just have to show up"

Youth Club

Dóchas don Óige Youth Club is run from 7pm to 9pm from November through to April.

The youth club

It is run by two people who supervise the space for young people from around the city to enjoy the facilities in a safe, substance-free and less structured environment than the day programme offers.

The activities on offer range from indoor activities to outdoor pursuits. During the winter the young people enjoy tea & biscuits, play pool, table-tennis, darts, cards and watch TV. As the days lengthen and the temperatures creep upward, the young people avail of the bicycles and water sport equipment on offer.

All young people over 15 years of age are welcome. A €2 per week contribution and mutual respect are all that are expected to enjoy the facilities.

Dóchas don Óige, Liosban Industrial Estate, Tuam Road, Galway, H91 V20H
Tel: 091 770887 Fax: 091 770899