New tool linking young asylum seekers to youth work

Posted on 7 Jun 2019

The National Youth Council of Ireland (NYCI) has launched a new online resource - interactive map of youth work activities for asylum seekers and refugees - developed to support young asylum seekers and newly settled refugees to take part in youth groups and youth work activities in their area.

It currently features over 190 youth work opportunities and 40 asylum accommodation centres.

MAKE SURE YOU ARE ON THE MAP! If you are a youth worker or organisation:

Check out the map

If your youth group can reach out to young asylum seekers and newly settled refugees in your area and you want to be included in this map and accompanying leaflet series please contact me on

If you are a young asylum seekers or newly settled refugee, or are working with these groups:

See what activities are available in your area and link in with them.

Try out the map now

You can view asylum accommodation centres nationwide and filter by types of youth work opportunities available.