Survey On Re-Constitution Of The Youth Council For Northern Ireland (YCNI)

While remaining a statutory organisation, the YCNI has not been operational since 31 March 2019 when the term of office of the then Board members expired.  As the legislation requires new appointments to be made by the Minister, YCNI has not been functional since that date.  To facilitate a decision on the future of the…
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Nutrition Survey

Dietitians across Northern Ireland are currently in the process of planning some new and exciting Nutrition Webinars during January 2020, one of which is specifically aimed at our young people. If you are a young person aged 11-19 years, a parent/carer of a young person or you work with this age group, we would love to…
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Halloween At Home

We know it’s not possible to have a normal Halloween party right at the moment as we all try and stay safe at home but the CADi team have created a collection of ideas for you to have your own special halloween at home. Why not even organise a party for everyone in your family…
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Get Crafty for Halloween

There’s no reason to be bored at home this Halloween we’ve collected a bunch of different ideas for different crafts you can take part in right from the comfort of your own home. We’ve even got some great examples from the young people from Antrim and Newtownabbey Youth Service in this post as the pumpkins…
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Scary Snacks

Who doesn’t love making some snacks to eat? Yeah us too! Well, the CADi team has scoured the internet to find the scariest snacks available for you to have a wonderful Halloween at Home! Check out all the ideas and recipe links below: Mummy Hot Dogs or Hot Dog Fingers Cookie Spiders or Spider Lollies…
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Ghosting (or booing)

No we aren’t recommending “ceasing all communication and contact with a partner, friend, or similar individual without any apparent warning or justification and subsequently ignoring any attempts to reach out or communicate made by said partner, friend, or individual.” – Wikipedia. But actually a really fun activity that can replace Trick or Treating and spread…
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Halloween Movie Night

We know it’s no fun having to stay at home throughout the Halloween Holidays but the CADi staff here at the EA Youth Service have put their heads together to come up with their recommendations for the ultimate Halloween movie marathon. Check out their recommendations below and enjoy some of the spooky classics! Why not…
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Self Talk Action Plan

We are big believers in developing a growth mindset here at Youth Online and one of the key elements of this is changing the way’s we talk to ourselves. You know, the wee conversations we have in our own heads, maybe for some of you it’s very occasional or for others it’s a constant monologue…
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Create the Ultimate Burger

Who doesn’t love a really really good burger (vegetarians probably) and we are massive fans of a classic burger here at Youth Online. When we came across these 10 tips for creating the ultimate burger from Gordon Ramsay we knew we had to share with with you! Check out the video below then fire up…
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Processing Emotions

You might not realise it but being able to process your emotions is not only helpful for your own mental health but its also an essential life skill. Check out this video below from The School of Life to see how you can best learn the life skill of processing your emotions: If you enjoyed…
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