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WRC Social and Economic Consultants Ltd. Ronayne, Tom (2003) Evaluation of the Young Peoples Facilities and Services Fund. Dublin: WRC Social and Economic Consultants.

The Young Person's Facilities and Services Fund (YPFSF) was rolled out in 1998 with the overall aim is to attract at risk young people in disadvantaged areas into facilities and activities that can divert them away from the dangers of substance misuse. Most of the youth targeted would not be in contact with other mainstream youth organisations and with very little recreational amenities available. One of the key objectives of the programme was to develop strategies that would attract the target group into activities provided through the programme. The evaluation (2003) found that some successful strategies employed by the programme staff to attract young people into projects.


Date:2003
Call No:MQ8.10, JE, TA14
Pages:ca 9
Publisher:WRC Social and Economic Consultants
Corporate Creators:WRC Social and Economic Consultants Ltd
Place of Publication:Dublin
Keywords:AOD prevention, community-based prevention, early intervention (young children), Ireland, Local Drug Task Force, positive youth development, program evaluation, young adult, youth (stage of life), youth culture
Notes:Bound photocopy of the report. Includes an executive summary which precedes the full report. Includes statistics.
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Accession Number:HRB 3473 (Available)
Subjects:T Demographic characteristics > Adolescent / youth (teenager / young person)
VA Geographic area > Europe > Ireland
J Health care, prevention and rehabilitation > Substance use prevention
T Demographic characteristics > Young adult
J Health care, prevention and rehabilitation > Prevention approach > Early intervention (young children)
MP-MR Policy, planning, economics, work and social services > Policy > Policy on substance use
MP-MR Policy, planning, economics, work and social services > Programme planning, implementation, and evaluation

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