Events across Kerry for National Child and Family Support Week

Events are taking place across Kerry next week to highlight the range of Tusla family support services.

It’s part of the National Child and Family Support Week, which is highlighting Tusla’s Prevention, Partnership and Family Support programme.

It aims to stop problems experienced by families from getting worse, or from developing into a crisis.


 

Kerry  Tusla Public Awareness Week events

 

Event:            ‘Parenting Support Information Morning’ with light refreshments

Where:           Bud’s FRC, Ballyduff, Tralee 066 7148883

Date:              Monday 17th September

Time:             9am – 11am

For:                Parents Guardians and Carers

 

 

Event:            ‘Parenting Support Information Morning’ with light refreshments

Where:           Bud’s FRC, Ballyduff, Tralee 066 7148883

Date:              Wednesday 19th September

Time:             9am – 11am

For:                 Parents Guardians and Carers

 

 

Event:            ‘Parenting Support Information Morning’ with light refreshments

Where:           Bud’s FRC, Ballyduff, Tralee 066 7148883

Date:              Thursday 20th September

Time:             9am – 11am

For:                Parents Guardians and Carers

 

 

Event:            ‘Childcare Supports Information Session’

Where:            Duagh Family Resource Centre  068-45333

Date               Monday 17th September

Time:             10.30 am

For:                Parents Guardians and Carers

 

 

Event:            Taking the stress out of returning to school.

Tips and strategies for making the home stress free on school days

Hosted by Edel Lawlor, Child and adolescent Psychotherapist

Specialising in Play therapy

Where:           Shannow Family Resource Centre The Cloisters Abbeydorney066-7198018

Date:              Thursday 20th September

Time:             7.30p.m.

For:                Parents , Guardians and Carers

Note:              Places are limited. Please phone the Shannow centre to book your place

 

 

Event:            Helping Parents Deal with  Return to School Stress

Where:           Kerryhead / Ballyheigue FRC 0667116961

Date               Tuesday 18th September

Time               7.30 pm

For:                Parents, Guardians and Carers

 

 

Event:            What Family Supports are there in my Community?

Where:           Listowel Family Resource Centre

Date:              Tuesday 18th Sep

Time               12.30 to 2 pm

For:               Parents, Guardians and Carers and all members of community

(Children under supervision are welcome)

 

 

Events:          Mother and Baby Massage

Where:           St. Brigid’s Family Resource Centre, Tralee 066 7128521

Dates             Thursday 20th September

Time                10.30- 11.30 am

For:                Parents, Guardians, Carers and Babies

 

 

Events:          Stress  Management and Relaxation for Parents

Where:           St. Brigid’s Family Resource Centre, Tralee 066 7128521

Dates             Friday 21st September

Time                10.30- 11.30 am

For:                Parents, Guardians and Carers

 

 

Event:            Family Support in Castleisland: What’s going on?

Speaker and Refreshments

Where:           Castleisland Family Resource Centre

Date:              Monday 17th September

Time:                         11am to 1 pm.

 

 

Event:            Helping Children and Young People Deal with Anxiety

Where:           Clogher Daingean National School, Goat Street,  Dingle

Contact Áiseanna na hOige Family Support Worker 089-9620354

Date:              Thursday 20th September

Time:             7 .00 pm to 9.00 pm

For:                Children and their Families

 

 

Event:            Baby and Toddler Morning

With Various Speakers and Family Support Information Sessions

Where:           Cahirciveen Community Centre, Cahirciveen

Contact FRC for details : 0669481000

Date:               Wednesday 19th September

Time:             10.30 -12.30

 

 

 

Event:            Coffee morning with speaker

Introduction to Play Therapy and how it can improve child development

 

Where:           Killorglin Family Resource Centre, Iveragh Park 066-9762933

Date:              21st September 2018

Time:             10am – 12pm

For:                Parents and guardians

 

 

Event:            ‘Cead Mile Failte’ – ‘Family Support for All’:   Coffee Morning

Where:           Ballyspillane Family Resource Centre 064 6635589

Date:              Thursday 20th September

Time:             11 am to 1pm

 

 

Event:            Information Day for Parents and Youth on dealing with everyday stress.

(Guest speakers and demonstrations of relaxation and exercise all aimed at combating stress.)

Where:           Shanakill FRC 066 7127831

Date:              Tuesday 18th September

Time:                         Morning session 11- 1 pm,  evening session 5-7 pm

Guest Speakers on dealing with Stress, Addiction and Mindfulness

(Morning for parents and evening for youth or parents too if they wish)

For:                Parents, young people or anyone dealing with stress

 

 

Event:            ‘The Maine Family Supports’ Coffee Morning and Family Support Information

Where:           Maine Valley Family Resource Centre

Contact Family Support Worker 066 97676833

Date:              Thursday 20th September

Time:             11am

 

 

Event:            ‘Stress and Supports- Starting Another School Year’

Where:           Kenmare Family Resource Centre and Local Schools

Information Sessions hosted by the FRC Family Support Worker

Date:              Monday 17th, Tuesday 18th, Wednesday 19th And Thursday 20th mornings

Time:             9 am to 1 pm