• Specialist Certificate in Youth Health Promotion 2016/2017

    The National Youth Health Programme is now accepting applications for the Specialist Certificate in Youth Health Promotion 2016/2017 run in conjunction with NUI Galway. Please email info@nyci.ie for an application form, detailing your name and the organisation you represent.

    Closing date for applications is Friday May 6th 2016.

    Key Benefits of this Qualification

    • Build the capacity of your organisation to identify and address effectively the health needs of young people.
    • Develop a range of competencies in health promotion.
    • Access to up to date research and specialist input from guest speakers.
    • Develop a whole organisational approach to health promotion.
    • Supports the implementation of the National Quality Standards Framework.

    Download the Brochure (PDF)

  • Connected Communities Phase 2 Funding Awards (Closed)

    The National Youth Health Programme are delighted to launch Phase 2 of Connected Communities, a project funded by the National Office for Suicide Prevention. This scheme is designed to enhance the resources young people develop and draw on to increase their confidence and self-esteem, their sense of connectedness, belonging and ability to bring about change in their lives and communities. The scheme was initially launched in December 2013 with a call for applications for phase 1 of the project.
  • Health Quality Mark

    NYCI has developed the Health Quality Mark (HQ Mark) as a health promotion initiative with a view to enhancing best practice and a high standard of quality in all aspects of health promotion in youth organisations.