The Oughterard Youth Café is a youth service providing supports and services for all young people throughout the greater Oughterard region. Within the café many different types of support, information and advice relating to youth issues and challenges are made available.
The cafe runs a drop in service on Friday afternoons where young people can socialise, hang out, play pool, surf the web or play games in an alcohol and drug free, socially inclusive, safe environment.
It's Time to Start Your Adventures
Welcome to the teenagers section of the Youth Cafe. Here you will find some of the activities that take place under the supervision of the Youth Cafe which are meant for teenagers and even young adults. Don’t hesitate to come to the Community Centre and have fun with us!
Every year the Oughterard Youth Café offer a number of summer camps for young people of all ages. During the week-long camps, the young participants try out lots of sports, arts and outdoor activities in a fun and inclusive environment. The camps are run at affordable costs to ensure everyone can get involved.
The outdoor group meet weekly and undertake outdoor activities, exploring the topics of leadership, communication, teambuilding and adventure sports. The group take a number of trips throughout the year, and try their hands at various activities from fishing, archery, orienteering, wilderness survival and wild camping expeditions.
Yoga is about creating a life that brings more beauty and more love into the world. Come and build a better world with us.
Music is a very important part of the development of teenagers. Come and learn guitar with our wonderful teachers.