School Conferences

Benefits of the Programme

  • Flexibility within the programme means that it can fit into your group / school community in a way that suits you.
  • The programme is free and non-competitive.
  • Young people are at the centre of their own learning; promoting personal development.
  • Supports from the Young SVP team are available throughout the year.
  • Links to curriculum within a number of subject areas in both ROI & Northern Ireland; e.g Religious Education, Citizenship, CSPE, TY programmes.
  • Programme can be used to complement extra curricula activities e.g. Gaisce / Pope John Paul II awards, Enrichment programmes and many more.
  • Participants gain positive, meaningful experiences of volunteering and social action.
  • Participants will learn to understand and take action on social justice issues.
  • Participants will have the option of attending Young SVP events where young people & leaders/teachers can share their valued experiences.


To find more information about Youth Conferences and how to start one, please download our Conference manual or contact one of our team.

SVP in Schools

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About Young SVP

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