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05 February 2018 in , ,

Meet Naomi, the baby tackling bullying in school

We're currently looking for babies, instructors and schools to help transform classrooms across Ireland....

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05 October 2017 in , ,

Meet Eloise - our 4 month old teacher

Meet Eloise, our youngest teacher. Eloise started her teaching career last year in Co. Wicklow. Unlike other new teachers, Eloise brought her mum Sharon with her. Eloise was just 4 months old when she became part of the Roots of Empathy family....

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08 July 2016 in , ,

"You know, I didn't like reading until you came into my life"

There's a number of exciting volunteer opportunities with Barnardos currently available - for reading tutors, with our After School Service, with our Friends First programme and in our shops. By becoming a volunteer, you can change a child's life....

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30 September 2015 in , , ,

Parent & Baby Volunteers Urgently Needed in Dublin


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09 September 2015 in , , ,

How a baby can be a wonderful teacher - meet Frank

Baby Frank took part in the Barnardos Roots of Empathy programme with his mother Rebecca in the 2014-15 school year, at a boys' primary school in Dublin. See a slideshow of the wonderful experience they had at their good-bye party, at the end of the school year....

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