Current and upcoming events relating to children, and families in County Wexford

Dates: To Be Decided
Anne Street, Wexford, Wexford, Co Wexford

MEND (Men Ending Domestic Violence) is a behaviour change group programme for men who are violent wihtin the context of intimate partner relationships.  MEND also includes a Partner Support Service for the partners or ex-partners of the men on the Group Programme.  There are 5 programmes in the South-East, managed by the Mens Development Network at their headquarters in...

Dates: To Be Decided
Wexford Town, Co. Wexford, Co Wexford

ACE UCC are hoping to deliver a Level 7 Youth and Community Work Diploma in Wexford, pending interest and numbers.  The call for applications is now open.  This programme will be of interest to anyone hoping to apply for youth and community work positions and / or progress to further professional training programees at third level.  The course is designed to build competence and skills in...

Dates: To Be Decided
Clermont House, Newrath, Co. Wicklow, Co Wicklow

On successful completion of this module, the learner should be able to :

  • Interpret and apply relevant and current Data Protection Legislation;
  • Use contemporary theories and practical evidence to design a data protection framework within your organisation;
  • Design, complete and report on major data protection projects which comply with legislation while enhancing...
Dates: To Be Decided
Clermont House, Newrath, Wicklow, Co Wicklow

What is this Proramme About?

This programme supports managers, staff and carers to develop and implement comprehensive Behaviour Support Plans for peoplewho present with behaviours that challenge.  The programme will examine the model of positive behaviours that challenge.  The programme will examine the model of positive behaviour support, proactive vs. reactive...

Dates: To Be Decided
Clermont House, Newrath, Wicklow, Co Wicklow

What is the Programme About?

The aim of this programme is to support adults in later life and those working with tehm to work towards change both on a personal and a societal level.  The main objective is to develop critical awareness among students of the impact society has on the lives of older adults and to maximise opportunity for creative, physical and psychology...

Tuesday 29th January 2019 to Wednesday 29th May 2019
St. Lukes Hospital, Kilkenny City, Kilkenny, Co Kilkenny

Course Aim : To enhance participants' capacity to incorporate sexual health promotion into their work throught he development of their comfort levels, confidence, knowledge and skills in relation to sexual health.

Target Group : Target participants are those working in the health, education, youth and community sectors whose work currently or...

Wednesday 30th January 2019 to Wednesday 6th March 2019
Joseph Street, Taghmon, Wexford, Co Wexford

Would you like some practical tips on;

Building children's self-esteem and confidence, establishing daily routines, play and special time, setting rules and helping children keep them.

The Parents Plus Children's Programme is a practical and positive course for parents of children aged 6-11 years.

Location : Taghmon Family Resource Centre


Saturday 23rd February 2019 to Saturday 23rd February 2019
Co. Portlaois, Portlaois, Co Laois

This upcoming event is organised by Anam Cara for mothers and fathers who are living with no surviving children.

We have planned on Saturday 23rd February 2019, an optional walk at 11.30am in Emo court, Co. Laois.  There will be lunch for the walkers and non-walkers at 12.45pm in the Killeshin Hotel, in Portlaois.

Lunch will be followed by a session with Peter...

Thursday 28th February 2019 to Thursday 28th February 2019
Mallin Street, Wexford, Wexford, Co Wexford, Y35 AY20

In this presentation, Dr. Mary O'Kane gives parents some practical advice on how to support children's self-esteem, confidence and resilience.

Mary is a Lecturer in Psychology and Early Childhood Education.  She has worked as the parenting and childcare expert on the Anton Savage  and Alison Curtis shows on Today FM, answering parenting queries from listeners.  She has a monthly...

Tuesday 5th March 2019 to Tuesday 5th March 2019
Bunclody, Wexford, Wexford, Co Wexford

Bunclody / Enniscorthy Child & Family Support Network invite you to join them for a chat on how to help your child or young person get a good nights sleep.  Discussions will take place on nightmares, anxiety, bedtime routines, "just can't sleep" and bed wetting.  Professionals will be present to give tips and we can all learn from each other.  Feel free to bring a friend or pop in for a...

Thursday 7th March 2019 to Thursday 7th March 2019
Riverside Park Hotel, Enniscorthy, Wexford, Co Wexford

Wexford Children and Young People's Committee invite the young people and professionals of County Wexford to a Youth Participation Showcase Event.  The event will highlight the issues facing young people growing up in Wexford in 2019.  TEEN Talks will provide a platform for local young people to speak about the issues that mater to them.  Guest speakers will also address topics of interest on...

Tuesday 12th March 2019 to Tuesday 12th March 2019
Enniscorthy, Wexford, Wexford, Co Wexford

A one day training course for health professionals and community workers who work with men.

Aim : To increase participants understanding of best practice in engaging men with health and social issues.

Objectives : By the end of the training, participants will have gained an understanding of;

  • The broad determinants of men's health,...