The DRUM is a youth centre for all young people aged 12 – 18 years from Kilkenny City and County. The purpose of Foroige is to enable young people to invlove themselves consciously in their own development and the development of society.

The Drum is a place where young people can drop in and meet their friends in a relaxed and safe environment.


  • A music/band rehearsal room for young people aged 12 – 18 years
  • A drop in style youth café for young people aged 14 – 18 years
  • Special interest groups for young people aged 12 – 18 years
  • One to one support for young people
  • Educational Programmes
  • Health Information and support
  • School Holiday programmes
  • Mentoring Programmes with officers based at the centre


Contact Details:

Address: Goods Shed Square, MacDonagh Shopping Centre, Kilkenny
Personell: Kate Carroll
Tel: 086 7736975