Parenting

The Importance of Play 

A series of short information Videos  for Parents and Caregivers developed by Lifestart Services and North Central Child and Family Support Network.

Making the ‘Big Talk’ many small talks. 

The suite of new resources available to download (booklets and videos) can all be found here: https://www.sexualwellbeing.ie/for-parents/resources/. Additionally, if you wish to order multiple hard copies, you can do so by visiting www.healthpromotion.ie. Simply search ‘big talk’ in the keyword box and you will see all of the booklets. If you wish to bulk order( more than 5 copies) you must register on healthpromotion.ie as a professional.

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Lifelong Learning Education and Training Opportunities brochure 2022

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Join our Parents Plus ‘Children’s Programme’ and meet other parents in a supportive group to help your children reach their full potential.
This programme is practical, solution-focused and draws on parent's strengths.

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Parenting Plus : Are you Parenting an Adolescent with an Intellectual Disability

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Trish McLaughlin, Donegal County Childcare Committee , Presenting  ' The Parents Own Plan (POP)App.

Co-operation Ireland through the OUR Generation Project are delighted to bring you the third and final webinar in our series ‘Relieving Back-to-School Anxiety – Strategies for Parents and Carers of Anxious Students’ on Wednesday 7th September 2022 at 7pm – 8.30pm

This online event is aimed at parents and carers as the school year commences to help them understand better child & adolescent anxiety and how best to support children & young people as they return to school. It will feature renowned Adolescent Psychotherapist Bronagh Starrs, Dr Pooky Knightsmith, Mental Health Educator, Speaker, Author & Advisor and Elaine Hanna from Parenting NI. This three-part webinar will focus on the child as well as self-care techniques for the parent and will offer something for everyone, providing quality information and advice as well as a trove of practical and healthy coping strategies.

We would be delighted if you can join us and your questions & reflections are welcome at the event.

For more info & to Register: https://plannd.co.uk/relieving-back-to-school-anxiety-webinar/

Supporting Parents

A National Model of Parenting Support Services.

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SunSmart Campaign 2022 - Children and Young People

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PATHWAYS PARENT SUPPORT SERVICE 

Pathways Parent Support Service has launched a call back service where you can speak to a Parent Support Professional around any issues you may be experiencing at home throughout Covid.

The service offers a listening ear but, practitioners can also link you to other services and supports available.

Available Tuesday to Thursday from 10.00am to 1.00pm
 

086 067 5183


Babbling Babies V2  

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For Information on Parenting Resources In Donegal
Parent Hub Donegal 


Return To School  Click Here
Guide to Device Safety Click Here


Lifestart Services are here to offer information, guidance and support. 

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Creating Life Long Readers

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Promoting Positive School Attendance In Donegal 

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