Welcome to Cloyne Diocesan Youth Services (CDYS)

Cloyne diocese is located in the northern and eastern parts of County Cork.

CDYS (Cloyne Diocesan Youth Services) has many projects and centres located primarily in Mallow, Cobh, Femoy, Midleton and Macroom. Cloyne Diocesan Youth Services is a voluntary and not for profit organisation that works with young people in the Dioceses of Cloyne since 1962.

Our service is open to all young people. Most of our activities are free or low cost.We work together with community groups, youth clubs and government organisations to deliver quality youth programmes where young people participate voluntarily.

Our Services

Special Projects for Youth (SPY)

Youth Clubs

Creative Community Alternative Project

Community Psychotherapists (Macroom & Midleton)

Outreach Counselling (Mallow, Kanturk, Fermoy & Charleville)

Local Training Initiatives (Mallow, Macroom & Midleton)

Community Based Drug Initiatives (Mallow, Macroom, Fermoy & Mitchelstown)

Garda Youth Diversion Projects (Mallow, Cobh, Mitchelstown, Charleville, Midleton & Fermoy)

Parish Youth Ministry

Play Therapy

Our Mission
We empower Young People through quality youth services in a safe and supportive community, regardless of social, economic or religious background.  We provide a forum for young people to express themselves and to be heard.

Our Vision
CDYS respects the ambition of youth and encourage and nurture them to help them reach their full potential.