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Eric Caffrey

Eric Caffrey, Project Manager, Core Youth Service. Eric has worked in the Inchicore area of the Canals Community for 16 years, 13 of which were as a youth worker. Core  youth service has always used the arts as a medium to work effectively with young people most at risk.

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Working in Partnerships

Courage, tenacity and patience key to partnerships involving young people and the arts

Seeking out partnerships can be enormously helpful to youth work and artistic programmes alike. It has the potential to create new relationships and networks and to access different cultural spaces, realities and venues. It also has the capacity to increase resources – not just through increased or diversified funding sources, but also through access to human knowledge, skills and time.