VALUES & MISSION

The Church of Ireland Youth Department (CIYD), is directed by the Church of Ireland General Synod, to be responsible ‘for the development and co-ordina­tion of Church of Ireland youth ministry.

Equipping

the Church, in Christian youth ministry and youth work practice.

Empowering

the Church of Ireland as a Denomination regarding youth work issues and concerns.

Engaging

with volunteers, youth workers and Church leaders in terms of their youth ministry provision and needs.

Understanding

our context, through research, development and publication on youth ministry practice.

Influencing

youth policy development and networks.

Governance and Management

in a manner that is efficient and accountable.

Communication

that is regular and appropriate to the needs of the Church of Ireland.