The support and willingness of employers to give our young people a chance will be absolutely crucial to the Youth Guarantee’s success.

Minister for Social Protection, Joan Burton

“The Youth Guarantee pilot in Ballymun, which is bringing together all the key stakeholders in one of the country’s most severely disadvantaged areas, has a very important role to play in informing the roll out of the national scheme and showcasing how businesses are delivering programmes to get young people back to work,” 

Paul Carroll, Department of Social Protection