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I’m a Teenager, Get Me Out of Here!!
BYS Challenge: Im a teenager, get me out of here!

Ballyfermot Youth Service organised "I’m A Teenager, Get Me Out Of Here". This was a weekend outdoor event were BYS members had to participate in a variety of outdoor challenges in order to earn food, showers, phones and more. There were two teams. Each team was made up of six members and one youth worker. There was a huge variety of outdoor activities for the participants such as rope walking, blinfolded tent assembly, hiking and water challenges.

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“Yes We Can Achieve” – Youth Exchange
Yes We Can Achieve Exchange

Our project was to build on the work of previous projects held in Finland. The previous theme was 'Small Steps Towards Volunteering'. The theme for this exchange was 'Yes We Can Achieve'. There were 41 people on the project from Finland, Ireland, Malta and Italy. The ages ranged from 16 to 19 years. The project was held in two venues in Dublin and Wicklow over seven days in April 2012. Our Aim Was To Achieve The project was split into four major

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