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About Us


Kilmore West Youth Project CLG welcomes all young people from the Dublin 5 and 9 areas. We provide programmes and activities to those aged 10-24 years based on their needs and interests. KWYP provides a range of opportunities for young people to participate in. These services include drop-ins, educational and issue-based programmes, one-to-one support, residentials, summer programmes and the KEEP Garda Youth Diversion Project. The youth service is managed by a voluntary Board of Management.

Kilmore West Youth Project and KEEP Garda Youth Diversion Project


As Youth Workers we are a positive adult in Young people’s lives:

  • Young people centered
  • Voluntary participation
  • Non judgmental approach
  • Inclusive
  • Developmental
  • Equality and Respect
  • Fun and safe environment
  • Participation
  • Process
  • Empathetic
  • Cooperation

Incidents are seen as a positive opportunity to intervene with an individual/group’s development.

Board of Directors

Kilmore West Youth Project is a company limited by guarantee. It’s run by a voluntary board of management. There are 3 directors and 5 members representing the community and agencies we work with.

  • Sean Paul Mahon- Director & chairperson
  • Neill Phair- Director & secretary
  • Rosin Mc Loughlin- Director & treasurer
  • Breda Browne- Community representative
  • Rosemary Darby- Community representative
  • Edel Moran- Director
  • Antoinette Hayden- Dublin City council representative
  • Seamus Tracey – An Garda Síochána representative

New Director's

KWYP Management has appointed two new Director's, Neill Phair and Edel Moran. We wish them every success in their new role.

This voluntary board of management is responsible for the running of the project and manages all funding that the project receives. We receive funding from City of Dublin Youth Service Board and Irish Youth Justice Service.

Learn more about our Directors

The youth Service is managed by a voluntary Board of management who put in a lot of time and effort, ensuring the project operates at full capacity.

Organisation Structure

KWYP Org Structure

A huge thank you to an outstanding director who gave 100% of their time and energy into ensuring KWYP operates professionally, while prioritising the needs of the young people. Thank you for everything Bernie!

You will always be missed!

KWYP Bernie

Opening Times

Monday: 9am-5pm

Tuesday: 9am-5pm

Wednesday: 9am-5pm

Thursday: 9am-5pm

Friday: 9am-5pm

Occasional Weekends


Kilmore West Youth Project CLG,

Recreation Centre,

Cromcastle Road,

Kilmore West,

Dublin 5

Contact Us


(01) 8474548


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