Contact Us

Main contacts

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

You can contact us by post at

youngballymun
Axis Arts Centre
Main Street
Ballymun
Dublin 9

Our general email address is info@youngballymun.org


Staff team

The youngballymun staff team:

Project Manager: Hazel O’Byrne (hazelob@youngballymun.org)

Project Administrator: Addie McDonald (addie@youngballymun.org )

Infant Mental Health Co-ordinator: Mary Fanning (mary@youngballymun.org )

Infant Mental Health Co-ordinator: Hazel Murphy (hazelm@youngballymun.org )

Incredible Years Co-ordinator: Cathy Kiernan (cathy.cafta@youngballymun.org )

Incredible Years Co-ordinator: Liz McCarthy (liz.cafta@youngballymun.org )

Family and Community Literacy Co-ordinator:
Lána McCarthy (lana@youngballymun.org ) 

Board

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  

  • Aisling Gillen: 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  

  • Brendan Murphy 
  • Tony Fahey 
  • Geoffrey Shannon
  • Gene Meighan