LYS Blog

Some of our thoughts

Lava Javas Reopens for New Season

After its summer holidays Limerick city’s premier Youth Café, Lava Javas, has reopened its doors to the young people of midwest.

Located at 5 Lower Glentworth St, Lava Javas has grown to become a focal point of youth culture in Limerick city.

With a coffee bar, pool table, dance floor and comfy sofas galore, there is something for everyone at Limerick’s first Youth Café.

Abbey Youth Now Recruiting

Abbey Youth LTI Grad 2013

Are you between 16 and 35 years? Would you like to take part in a 9 month programme that offers a diverse range of educational and employment opportunities? If you have answered yes to the above or simply paused to think, then read on!

Facilitated by Limerick Youth Service, Abbey Youth Local Training Initiative is a 36 week programme that is designed to provide opportunities for marginalise

Limerick Youth Represent Ireland at Ukraine Youth Summit

Ukraine 124

Members of Limerick Youth Service were among 700 young people from 62 countries who attended an International Youth Summit at the ‘Artek’ International Children’s Centre in the Crimea region of the Ukraine recently.

All Smiles for the Class of 2013

There were joyous scenes at Limerick Youth Service recently as ten young people received their Leaving Cert Applied results.

Yell Fever!

Limerick Youth Service was delighted to host young people from France as part of YELL la Fievere (YELL fever).  The week saw young people from various parts of Limerick city & county  spend time with their French peers where they discussed citizenship, the cultural differences between growing up in France & Ireland and much more.

Check out our our youtube page for more http://www.

TG4 Star Shows Support to Ger McDonnell Cycle

The countdown is on to this year’s Ger McDonnell Memorial Cycle with the green flag waving cyclists off this Saturday, July 27th at Kilcornan Community Centre at 9:30am and the chequered flag awaiting cyclists 112KM later in Doolin, Co. Clare.

Ger McDonnell Memorial Cycle 2013-Route

Celebrating 40 years

The countdown is on to this year’s Ger McDonnell Memorial Cycle. Please see the video below for a preview of the course. Start time is 9:30am in Kilcornan Community Hall, Co. Limerick. The cycle will finish 112KM later in Doolin, Co. Clare.

Team LYS Enjoy Soccer Success in Cork

Limerick Youth Service enjoyed success on the football field recently as they won the inaugural Electric Aid Suicide and Prevention Awareness Munster Cup.

Held at the Glen Resource Centre, Cork city, the tournament brought together twelve diverse teams with immigrant and homeless groups to taking to the pitch with young adults.

Northside Youths Meet Limerick’s First Citizen

Young people from Ballynanty, Kileely and Thomondgate were one of the first groups to have an audience with the new Mayor of Limerick recently, as they presented Cllr. Kathleen Leddin with a petition of almost 550 signatures in support of Limerick Youth Service’s proposed Northside Youth Space.

Award Time for Watergate Youth

There was standing room only at the Irishtown Youth Hub recently as members of the Watergate Youth Group received their Certificates of Achievements following a successful and enjoyable year.

The young people, who hail from the close knit Watergate community in Limerick city, were presented with their Certificates by Catherine Kelly, Director, Limerick Youth Service.

Contact Information

Limerick Youth Service
5 Lower Glentworth Street
Limerick, Rep. of Ireland

Office Hours:
9.00am - 5.00pm Monday to Friday

Telephone: +353 (0)61 412 444
Fax: +353 (0)61 412 795

Contact Us

Tweets @limerickyouth

Our website uses cookies to help you in your interactions with the site and enhance your user experience. Cookies are small files placed on your computer's hard drive, or in your browser memory, when you visit Limerick Youth Service website. Our cookies don't store any personal or confidential information about you. To make sure you get the best experience from our website, we advise that users keep cookies active on their machine whilst visiting. View our Cookie Policy

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.


Copyright ©2013 Limerick Youth Service. All Rights Reserved. Site by acton|web