Contact Us

Main contacts

For general enquiries about youngballymun, our main phone number is
 01 883 2176. 

You can contact us by post at

Axis Arts Centre
Main Street
Dublin 9

Our general email address is

Staff team

The youngballymun staff team October 2017:

Project Manager: Fiona Gallagher  (

Project Administrator: Addie McDonald ( )

Infant Mental Health Coordinator: Mary Fanning ( )

Infant Mental Health Coordinator: Hazel Murphy ( )

Incredible Years Coordinator: Cathy Kiernan ( )

Incredible Years Coordinator: Liz McCarthy ( )

Family and Community Literacy Co-ordinator:
L├ína McCarthy ( ) 


youngballymun's mission is guided by a committed Board with a spread of expertise and experience which is dedicated to

  • supporting the organisation to deliver on a ten-year change strategy for children and young people in Ballymun
  • ensuring accountability and transparency
  • securing enhanced learning and wellbeing outcomes for children and young people in Ballymun and further afield

Board Members

Board Members

The Board has an independent Chair. The Board membership comprises:

  • Chair: John Dunne

Statutory Members  

  • Vacant - Tusla
  • Mary Taylor: Dublin City Council
  • Michelle Forde: Health Service Executive

Community Members 

  • Lillian O`Brien, Ballymun Resident
  • Elaine Smith, Ballymun Resident
  • Denise Fitzpatrick, Ballymun Resident

Independent Experts   

  • Tony Fahey 
  • Gene Mehigan