The YMCA In Ireland

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Irish YMCA at a glance

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The YMCA In Ireland

  1. 1. The YMCA in Ireland At a glance
  2. 2. Irish YMCA Movement <ul><li>32 County Organisation dating back to 1849 </li></ul><ul><li>Work in 22 locations with Christians from all denominations </li></ul><ul><li>Programmes, users & locations have doubled in the last 12 years </li></ul>
  3. 3. YMCAs in Ireland Donegal L’Derry Ballymena Antrim Larne Carrick North Down Belfast Lisburn Lurgan Portadown Greenhill* Dublin Cork Ballincollig* Bantry* Bandon* Cohb* West Dublin* * National Council Centres
  4. 4. Rough guide to local services Health, fitness & sports Day Care Youth work Vocational Training Community Develop/ Relations Family youth Work/ Schools Work Specialist Youth Work eg Youth info Donegal    Londonderry     Ballymena  Larne    Antrim  Carrick   Belfast    North Down     Lisburn      Lurgan      Portadown  Greenhill    Dublin      West Dublin   Cork     Ballincollig   Cobh    Bandon    Bantry  
  5. 5. Statistically Speaking item users Total users 26,830 Youth users 22000 Male 52% Female 48% Biggest numbers Greenhill Belfast Dublin programmes Over 100 separate initiatives From pensioner club to crèches Very few volunteer or youth led Finance Total turnover in excess of £5m Average local £240K Largest Dublin Belfast Lisburn Smallest Antrim Staff Approximately Total staff 198 Mostly female Augmented by approximately 40 fulltime volunteers
  6. 6. National Council’s Purpose <ul><ul><ul><ul><li>To support existing local associations </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>To develop new local associations </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>To represent the Movement nationally and internationally </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>To co-ordinate national programmes when requested to by local associations </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>To maintain and develop policies relevant to the movement’s activities </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>To advocate for local associations with government and other national bodies </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>To support the values and promote unity within the movement </li></ul></ul></ul></ul>

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