Tús is an activation initiative for those who are unemployed and on the Live Register.
The programme provides short-term quality and suitable working opportunities for people who are unemployed while at the same time carrying out beneficial work within communities.
Further details on becoming a participant can be found here
Further details on becoming a community group or voluntary organisation can be found here
The European Commission is providing co-funding to this scheme for participants under 25 years. The scheme is being backed jointly by the Youth Employment Initiative (YEI), the European Social Fund (ESF) and the Department of Social Protection on an equal funding basis. As such the Department of Social Protection is required to collect the following data for ESF monitoring and reporting purposes. Further information can be sourced at www.esf.ie