SpunOut.ie – Irelands Youth Website
Original Title: SpunOut.ie – Irelands Youth Website
Category: Create your culture!
Project team: Ian Power, John Buckley, Tricia Purcell, Marie Duffy, John Buckley, Marie Duffy, Tricia Purcell & Ian Power
SpunOut.ie is a non-profit website created by young people for young people. The online magazine promotes positive mental health, general wellbeing and healthy living in order to reduce harmful behavior amongst youths aged 16 to 26. It aims to help teenagers and young adults in Ireland and Northern Ireland to make informed decisions. This includes providing non-judgmental information on smoking, drinking, drug consumption and unprotected sex as well as on the hazards of internet addiction and compulsive gambling. 852 articles by over 250 authors, including youth opinions and professionally checked health information, have been published so far.
Please note that all data refer to the time of winning the Award.