Author - Northern Ireland Youth Forum


PANEL ANNOUNCEMENT Colin McGrath MLA will represent the SDLP at the NI Youth Forum Hustings event. Thursday 27th June 5:30pm-8:30pm NI Youth Forum Food provided & workshops to create questions in advance! #GE24 #HaveYourSay #PromotingYouthVoice Book your ticket to attend now:


SHARED VOICES Tonight was a very exciting night as we met Bugsy the director, who will be writing, producing and directing our up coming drama!!!!!! We are buzzing!!! What a session Keep your eyes peeled @mencapniyouth

Hustings 2024

Join us at the NI Youth Forum for an exciting hustings event ahead of the general election! This is your chance to hear from candidates, ask questions, and have your voice heard. Thursday 27th June 5:30pm-8:30pm NI Youth Forum Food provided & workshops to create questions in advance! #GE24 #HaveYourSay #PromotingYouthVoice Book your ticket to attend now:

Mental Health Awareness Week

It’s #MentalHealthAwarenessWeek This year’s theme is #MomentsForMovement 🏃‍➡️🏃‍♀️‍➡️ Move your way this May! Exercise is one thing that you can do to help your mental health as it causes your brain to release 'feel good' chemicals like endorphins and serotonin that help improve your mood!

APG on Youth Participation

Tonight we held our second meeting of the APG on Youth Participation focusing on Housing and Homelessness! With a focus on homeless prevention legislation, we heard from Shannon Gordon a youth apprentice at NIYF and then Grainia Long the CEO of the NI Housing Executive Thank you to the 8 MLA’s from all main parties and...


On Wednesday evening, the Flax Foyer group came to NIYF for a lovely evening of reflection & closure. This group have participated in various activities, opportunities, & processes weekly from last April. As Holly moves on to her new role being the Sustaining Tenancy worker for North & West, we spent the evening together doing: - Vision boards...

NIHE Development Group

What an amazing group of young people they have shown some phenomenal dedication to this program and we have been super busy over the previous weeks. Over the past weeks we have : Participated in a civic initiative workshop Looked at housing rights Selected working groups for the CHF Looking and self care and crating positive affirmations for each other Transitioning...

We are hiring

Ni Youth Forum is looking to recruit a Youth Apprentice. We are a regional youth-led organization. It is our job to allow young people to have a say in the matters that are important to them. 21 hours per week @ £12.49 Per Hour One Year Contract Criteria for the position is: 16-25 years old. Have experience of homelessness/housing difficulties. ...


RELENTLESS LEADERSHIP PROJECT Was great to be back in Flax Foyer this evening having the craic as always!! Tonight we: - Caught up together - Played charades & the skittles game - Enjoyed food together - Chatted about group closure & the future Excited to do some reflection next week on the time we’ve spend together as a group...

North South Youth Day

The North South Youth Forum were delighted to plan and deliver the ‘North South Youth Peace Event’ in Belfast City Hall on Saturday 23rd March 2024. The event was attended by over 120 young people and sponsored by the Belfast Lord Mayor Councillor Ryan Murphy who welcomed the participants to the event. Pam Cameron MLA...

The Thrive Project

What an amazing journey we have had with the young mens group! Our time as a project has come to an end but no doubt these young men will continue to develop and grow as amazing people and friendship group Throughout our time we: - looked at culture and identity - Our attitudes, values and beliefs...

Northern #NorthSouthYouthForum

Last night we wrapped up our Northern #NorthSouthYouthForum group by… Evaluating our event and workshop input from all our attendees! Reflecting on the journey of the NSYF over the last year! Looking to the future and what it may hold! A yummy celebration dinner! Well done to all our NSYF members - we’re so proud of all your achievements and...


Youth Start young people enjoying training today with the lovely Katie @themindtribeuk Focusing on developing a growth mindset and looking after your mental health Followed by a lovely lunch and some ice cream #youthstart #UKSPF