Providing a safe and welcoming space where young people can spend time with friends, be themselves, and learn new skills to help them to thrive & increase their sense of belonging and community.

We believe that all young people deserve a safe space where they can truly be themselves, and opportunities to develop into the best version of themselves. 

What we do

  • Junior Youth Club
  • Intermediate Youth Club
  • Senior Drop-In 
  • Street based Outreach
  • SPACE: Inclusion Group
  • Workshops in local primary and secondary schools


Our Junior Leaders scheme provides training and opportunities for young people to develop their leadership skills and volunteer in the youth centre.

Young People Leading Change (YPLC)

The aim of YPLC is to nurture a generation of young-people who are willing and able to lead change in Northern Ireland. YPLC will build the capacity of young-people to make their own contribution to society by developing skills, including resilience, entrepreneurialism, creativity, empathy, communication and confidence.

To find out more about YPLC you can visit our YPLC website here

Opening Times

Junior Youth Club

P5 to P7
Tuesday 6:00 – 7:30 pm
Thursday 6:00 – 7:30 pm

Intermediate Youth Club

Year 8 & Year 9
Tuesday 7:00 – 9:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 – 9:00 pm

Senior Drop In

Year 10+
Wednesday 6:00 – 9:00 pm
Friday 7:00 – 10:00 pm

SPACE Inclusion Group

Year 10+
For LGBTQ+ young people and allies.
Please contact us for more details.

Registration Form

All young people must be registered with Holywood Youth Centre before attending any programmes.  Registration forms are completed by a parent or carer.

Contact Us

For more information about our youth work, please contact us at

Telephone: 028 9042 7842

Youth Team Leader: Michael Wilkinson
Deputy Youth Team Leader: Nikki Alexander


Holywood Youth Centre
108 High Street
BT18 9HW