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We passionately believe in the power of young people to shape our future. Our creative and interactive programmes engage children and young people in our mission; providing an opportunity to serve and grow into active citizens who can make a real difference in our own community and around the world.

For post primary students, we have the following opportunities:

Change Makers

Our shared education and citizenship programme brings together Year 13 and 14 students from two partnering schools to explore social justice and active citizenship, and work together on a local Habitat site.

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HOPEbuilder

The HOPEbuilder programme encourages pupils to do something in our own community which will have a life-changing impact somewhere else in the world.

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Youth Build

Every summer, 16-18 year olds from across Northern Ireland travel to support Habitat’s work in Romania; building beside communities in need.

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Global Village

Habitat’s international volunteer programme enables school teams to be part of Habitat’s work in poor communities around the world.

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For primary students we have the following opportunities:

Our Waste Our World

Key stage 2 pupils explore waste and sustainable living during a 2.5 hour workshop. Pupils learn how Habitat is helping to create a more sustainable future.

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HOPEbuilder

The HOPEbuilder programme encourages pupils to do something in our own community which will have a life-changing impact somewhere else in the world.

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