Slide slide with blue background Participation Framework Supports government departments, agencies, schools, early years’ settings, youth services, social services, hospitals and other organisations to listen to children and young people and give them a voice in decision-making. Slide Participation Framework Slide What is Hub na nÓg? We support Government Departments, State agencies and non-government organisations to give children and young people a voice in decision-making on issues that affect their lives.

What Hub na nÓg offers

Training & Development

Learn about our children participation training programmes for professionals working with children and young people.


We work with the DCYA in planning and conducting consulting with children and young people.


 The Hub na nÓg library is a go-to place for information on children and young people’s participation in decision-making.

Recent Publications

Participation in practice: Making it meaningful, effective and sustainable
Can you hear me? The right of young children to participate in decisions affecting them
Conceptualising children and young people’s participation: Examining vulnerability, social accountability and co-production

Contact Us

Hub na nÓg
Department of Children, Equality, Disability, Integration and Youth
Block 1, Miesian Plaza,
50-58 Baggot Street Lower
Dublin 2
D02 XWI4

Phone: +353 86 4674816