Courses

Courses

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
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...

Dates: To Be Decided
Kilcannon Garden Centre, Old Dublin Road, Wexford, Co Wexford

InTuition is a Level 3 Employability Skills course funded through the WWETB.  This course is taking place on the grounds of Kilcannon Garden Centre in Enniscorthy, Wexford and is designed for individuals from the age of 18 and over with any special needs or disability.

This is a specialised learning programme with only 10 students in the class.  There are 8 modules in total that are all...

Tuesday 3rd September 2019 to Tuesday 3rd September 2019
Barrack Lane, New Ross, Wexford, Co Wexford, Y34 NW56

Speaker : Sally Griffiths, Pieta House

Come to meet Sally Griffiths, Centre Manager of Pieta House in Wexford.  Pieta House provides a free, therapeutic approach to people who are in suicidal distress and those who engage in self-harm.  Compassion and kindness and support are available for all parents, families and carers of children and teens who are in need of it and...

Wednesday 4th September 2019 to Wednesday 4th September 2019
Chamber House, Tallaght, Dublin, Co Dublin

Course Aim : To enhance participants' capacity to incorporate sexual health promotion into their work through the 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...

Tuesday 10th September 2019 to Tuesday 10th September 2019
Gorey Civic Square, The Avenue, Wexford, Co Wexford, Y25 WK37

Speakers : Niamh Bierney & Frank Turner

Join I.T experts Niamh and Frank and discover how to guide your children and teenageres in the safe and responsible use of information and communication technology.  Discover what you need to teach them in order to keep their information safe and secure and help them learn how to respect other peoples information.

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Wednesday 11th September 2019 to Wednesday 11th September 2019
Location: To Be Decided

Wexford Local Development is rolling out a series of free Community Leadership & Capacity Building Courses in the districts of Enniscorthy, Wexford and New Ross commencing in the Autumn.  The courses will provide opportunities to explore understanding of community and the role of a leader while looking at building capacity to represent others, considering how to work well with conflict,...

Thursday 12th September 2019 to Thursday 12th September 2019
Lymington Road, Enniscorthy, Wexford, Co Wexford, Y21 AD92

This talk will give information about the development of early attention, play attention, play and communication skills.  It will look at strategies to support communication in young children and give advice regarding delayed communication.

All speakers are CORU registered Speech & Language Therapists working in  HSE Community Services, Co. Wexford.

Date & Venue...

Tuesday 17th September 2019 to Tuesday 17th September 2019
Mallin Street, Wexford, Wexford, Co Wexford, Y35 AY20

Speaker : Lynda Stacey, Money Advice Budgeting Service.

In this talk, you will receive friendly and helpful advice tips from Lynda on organising your family finances.  Are you budgeting for Christmas, or perhaps for a First Communion or back to school expences?  Maybe you are planning a family holiday?  Why not come along to your friendly local library and let Lynda...

Thursday 19th September 2019 to Thursday 19th September 2019
Lymington Road, Enniscorthy, Wexford, Co Wexford, Y21 AD92

Speaker : Sally Griffiths, Pieta House

Come to meet Sally Griffiths, Centre Manager of Pieta House in Wexford.  Pieta House provides a free, therapeutic approach o people who are in suicidal distress and those who engage in self-harm.  Compassion, kindness and support are available to all parents, families and carers of children and teens who are in need of it and Sally...

Thursday 19th September 2019 to Thursday 19th September 2019
Mallin Street, Wexford, Wexford, Co Wexford, Y35 AY20

Speaker : Peadar Maxwell, Chartered Psychologist

Join Psychologist Peadar Maxwell as he explains the building blocks for raising confident, competent children.  The seminar will focus on the emotional and social skills that your children need in order to thrive at home, in school and throughout life.  You will discover ways to help your child:

  • Learn to treat...
Tuesday 24th September 2019 to Tuesday 24th September 2019
Barrack Lane, New Ross, Co. Wexford, Co Wexford, Y34 NW56

Speaker : Lynda Stacey, Money Advice Budgeting Service (MABS)

In this talk, you will receive friendly and helpful advice and tips from Lynda on organising family finances.  Are you budgeting for Christmas or perhaps for a First Communion or back to school expences?  Why not come along to your friendly local library and let Lynda explain how to make the most out of your...

Tuesday 24th September 2019 to Tuesday 24th September 2019
Gorey Civic Square, The Avenue, Gorey, Co Wexford, Y25 WK37

Speaker : Sally Griffiths, Pieta House

Come to meet Sally Griffiths, centre Manager of Pieta House in Wexford.  Pieta House provides a free, therapeutic approach to people who are in suicidal distress and those who engage in self-harm.  Compassion, kindness and support are available for all parents, families and carers of children and teens who are in need of it and...

Tuesday 24th September 2019 to Tuesday 24th September 2019
Mallin Street, Wexford, Wexford, Co Wexford, Y35 AY20

Speaker : Mary Bolger

Join lecturer and researcher Mary Bolger to an overview of dyslexia and current best practice.  Mary will look at the challenges that are presenting to your children and explore the opportunities available to them.  This session will be followed by discussion with time for questions and answers.

Mary has worked with dyslexia for almost 20...

Thursday 26th September 2019 to Thursday 26th September 2019
Mallin Street, Wexford, Wexford, Co Wexford, Y35 AY20

Speaker : Sally Griffits, Pieta house

Come to meet Sally Griffiths, Centre manager of Pieta House in Wexford.  Pieta House provides a free, therapeutic approach to people who are in suicidal distress and those who engage in self-harm.  Compassion, kindness and support are available for all parents, families and carers of children and teens who are in need of it and...

Thursday 26th September 2019 to Thursday 26th September 2019
Lymington Road, Templeshannon, Enniscorthy, Co Wexford, Y21 AD92

Speaker : Lynda Stacey, Money advice Budgeting Service (MABS)

In this talk, you will receive friendly and helpful advice and tips from Lynda on organising your family finances. Are you budgeting for Christmas, or perhaps for a First Communion or back to school expences, maybe you are planning a family holiday?.  Why not come along to your friendly local library and let...

Tuesday 1st October 2019 to Tuesday 1st October 2019
Barrack Lane, New Ross, Wexford, Co Wexford, Y34 NW56

Join lecturer and researcher Mary Bolger for an overview of dyslexia and current best practice.  Mary will look at the challenges that are presenting to your children and explore the opportunities available to them.  this session will be followed by a discussion with time for questions and answers.

Mary has worked with dyslexia for almost 20 years and she also lectures in psychology and...

Friday 4th October 2019 to Friday 4th October 2019
Millwood, Carrigduff, Bunclody, Co Wexford, Y21 E970

Speaker : Public Health Nurse.

Bring your babies and toddlers along to your local library for stories and rhymes, lots of fun and the opportunity to speak to your local public health nurse about sleep patterns, feeding, child development and any other questions that you may have about parenting your child.

Date & Venue : Friday October 4th...

Thursday 10th October 2019 to Thursday 10th October 2019
Lymington Road, Enniscorthy, Enniscorthy, Co Wexford, Y21 AD92

Speaker : Public Health Nurse

Bring your babies and toddlers along to your local library for stories and rhymes, lots of fun and the opportunity t speak to your local public health nurse about sleep patterns, feeding, child development and any other questions that you may have about parenting your child.

Date & Venue : Enniscorthy Library,...