interagency work

Candle is involved in the following interagency initiatives;

  • Collaboration with local schools to identify young people at risk and provide personal development groups and counselling for those identified (as part of the Therapeutic Space)
  • Summer Youth Festival, incorporating workshops on supporting mental health, in collaboration with a number of youth agencies in Ballyfermot.
  • Candle staff involvement in Strengthening Families Programme, an interagency initiative for working with vulnerable young people and their families.
  • Candle is a member of the Ballyfermot/Chapelizod Partnership committee on Youth Mental Health initiative and part of the steering committee for Restorative Practice
  • Candle is a member of the St. Dominic’s School Completion Management Group
  • Candle’s Implementation Team for the roll-out of NQSF at Candle (National Quality Standards Framework) has a strong inter-agency dimension

Training Programme

Youth Service

Therapeutic Space


Get In Touch

Location: Lynch's Lane, Ballyfermot Rd, Dublin 10, D10 F519

Telephone: 01-6269-111