UBU-Your Space, Your Place

Located across Limerick City & County our UBU-Your Place Your Space youth work projects engage with young people at a particular time in their lives.

These targeted youth work projects provide social, educational and creative opportunities for young people through a variety of activities and programmes that respond to the needs of young people.

Among the many activities & programmes available with our projects are:

  • Civic & Social Development, Health & Fitness Progs
  • Issue based programmes e.g. sexual wellbeing & drug awareness
  • YouthBank & afterschool clubs
  • Inter-club visits, discos, day trips, holiday provisions & more

Where are they?

Our targeted youth work projects are based at the following locations:

LYS Lava Javas

Works with young people in the heart of Limerick City with its base at:

  • Limerick Youth Service, 5 Lr. Glentworth St, Limerick

LYS Garryowen Youth Project

Engage with young people in the community of Garryowen through detached and centre based youth work.

  • Garryowen CDP, 23 John St, Limerick

East Limerick

Engages with young people across eastern rural areas of Limerick county with youth hubs at:

  • Caherconlish Youth Project, Millennium Centre, Caherconlish
  • Castleconnell Youth Project, ACM Centre, Castleconnell
  • Cappamore Youth Group, Community Centre, Main St, Cappamore

King’s Island

Engages with young people in the St. Mary’s Park, Lee Estate, Abbey & neighbouring locations with the team located at:

  • Nicholas St Youth Space, 40-41 Nicholas St, Limerick

Limerick City & Suburbs

Engages with young people on the northside of Limerick city with outreach work in the suburban area

  • Northside Youth Space, Ballynanty, Limerick.


Supports young people across the western part of the county from their main youth hub at:

  • Rathkeale Youth Space, Abbey Court, Rathleale, Co. Limerick.

UBU Your Place Your Space scheme is a Department of Children, Equality, Disability, Integration & Youth (DCEDIY) scheme, with funding from the National Lottery.

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