X-HALE 2020 Short Film Competition Grant Call

Deadline for applications: Thursday 05 March

For details and to apply visit: www.cancer.ie

The Irish Cancer Society X-HALE 2020 Youth Worker Training and Short Film Competition grant opportunities are now open for applications. Tobacco use is the leading cause of preventable death worldwide. Supporting young people to be smoke free and empowering them to take action on tobacco will save lives and improve life opportunities for generations to come.
The X-HALE Short Film Competition is an exciting opportunity for youth groups to create and promote a youth-led short-film that encourages young people to be smoke free.
Participating groups can avail of free training, film making workshops and resources and will be invited to watch all competition entries on the big screen at the X-HALE Youth Awards 2020, with a chance of winning cool prizes. If your youth organisation works with 10-24 year olds and you are interested in receiving funding, resources and training to educate and empower the young people you work with around smoking in a creative and engaging way, the Irish Cancer Society want to hear from you
For details and to apply visit: www.cancer.ie

For queries, contact udelahunt@irishcancer.ie or (01)2316624

X-HALE 2020 Free Training for Youth Workers and Volunteers in Smoking Prevention and Education

Tuesday 4 February, 10:00 – 16:00

The Glen Resource Center, Glen Avenue, The Glen, Cork (
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If you are a staff member or volunteer working with young people aged 10-24 in an out of school youth setting, don’t miss this chance to get the skills and materials to educate and empower young people around tobacco and tackle smoking issues in your organisation. Join us in supporting young people to become Ireland’s first tobacco free generation.
The European Commission announced X-HALE as the overall winner of the EU Health Awards 2018 for the programmes innovative social dimension and peer to peer approach to working with young people at risk of tobacco use. Check out the X-HALE 2020 opportunities below to find out how your youth organisation can join the Irish Cancer Society in working towards Ireland’s first tobacco free generation.

For details and to register click visit:
www.cancer.ie www.cancer.ie/prevention/x-hale-2019/training#sthash.pzi0RsFI.nFQVCMCr.dpbs

Queries to
udelahunt@irishcancer.ie or (01) 2316624