Strengthening Families Strengthening, Communities parenting programme

WE ARE FAMILY  Our 6 week parent group running throughout the year, for parents & carers of children from 2-16yrs old, this is part of our strengthening Families Strengthening Communities programme.  Check out when it is running at a school near you.  

You can join by contacting us yourself or speaking to your children's school or Irelandwood childrens centre.

We continue to offer our 13 week Strengthening Families, Strengthening Communities Parent Group but this is on a parent/carer needs/demand basis only. Please see infomation leaflet below.

Come to our drop in sessions  for Families & Young People  you can get on the spot infomation or advice  from our family support team which run on a Thursday morning fortnightly at the Welcome In Bedford Drive see flyer.


Are you a Parent or Carer of a child with additional needs?

Do you believe your child is showing signs of Autism?

Are you interested in a support group for parents/carers with child/dren with additional needs?

Would you like to meet other parent/carers in the same position and share your concerns, thoughts and ideas, get in contact with us and let us know if you would like to join a group like this.

Help in Hand

Are you a Grandparent who cares for your grandchildren?
Are you interested in a support group?
Would you like to meet other Grandparents who care for their grandchildren to socialise/ get advice and support?

If you have any questions or are interested in getting more information please contact:  Amanda Gaskin, Family Support Worker (ESNW Cluster) 0113 2121784 or 07817 300093