Young SVP

Young SVP provides opportunities to engage in social action in local communities and encourages personal and social development.

Whether you are at school, a third-level college, or are looking to get involved in your community; the SVP Youth Development Programme offers a wide range of opportunities to engage in positive social action in your local area.

Joining the SVP Youth Development Programme provides a great opportunity for personal and social development whilst gaining an understanding of the ethos, mission and aims of SVP.

The programme will enable you to develop projects that will improve the lives of others and gain a better understanding of Social Justice.


Young SVP’s message to members at SVP's 175 Years in Ireland Celebration


About Young SVP

  • The Young SVP Programme is a youth development programme designed for use in school/youth groups.
  • The programme focuses on social action within the ethos and mission of SVP.
  • Young people are offered opportunities to learn about SVP, Social Justice and how to engage in social action in a positive meaningful way.
  • Our Youth Development Team are here to support schools and groups; teachers and leaders; students, pupils and young people throughout their engagement.


Contact Young SVP

For more information regarding what is available in your area contact the National Youth Development Coordinator or phone 01-8848233 or your regional Youth Development Officer.

SVP in Schools

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See how you can get involved.

School Conferences

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Find out how to set up a Youth Conference in your school.

Doing a Project?

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FAQ's to help you complete your school project about SVP. 

Young SVP Champions

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Find out how to get involved in the new and exciting Young SVP Champions programme.

SVP in Colleges

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Find out how to join a College Conference or set up your own.

Resources &

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Check out all the resources and links available to assist you with your projects.