Culturally Information Programme on Children’s Rights & Policies

Facilitated group-based information sharing and discussion sessions on parenting in different cultural contexts.

Contact Details

Organisation:

Ballincollig Family Resource Centre

Contact name(s):

Pat Smith Development Worker

Address:

Old Village Shopping Centre, Station Road, Ballincollig, Co., Cork P31 XP 59

Telephone:

021-4876295

Mobile:

086-8983983

Email:

 psmithballincolligfrc@gmail.com

Website:

Currently being developed

 

Programme Details

Target audience:

Migrant/New Communities

Theme/subject matter:

Parenting

Method of delivery:

Facilitated group-based sessions

Programme aims:

Better family communications, relationships, problem solving and more positive family management.

Resources used:

Facilitated group discussions and sharing.

 

About the Facilitator

Name:

Naomi Masheti

Qualifications:

BA, MA, PhD

Experience:

Worked as part of multi- disciplinary teams in Kenya and Sudan. Developed Cultural Competence Training programme. Delivered Culturally Sensitive training workshops to Social Workers and School Guidance Counsellors in Cork, Dublin and Dundalk. She has also set up a culturally sensitive Psychosocial Centre for migrants in Cork with a focus on asylum seekers and refugees.


Location & Duration of the Programme

County

Cork

Local venue:

Ballincollig Family Resource Centre

Other details about the location of the programme:

Opposite Ballincollig Library

Number of sessions:

6 sessions in total

Frequency of sessions:

1 session per week

No. of hours per session:

3 hours

When is the programme held?

Thursday mornings 8th November to 13th December 2018

Is childcare available?

No

 

Booking the Programme

How do I book a place on the programme?

Call BFRC Reception @ 021-4876295 or email to frc.ballincollig@gmail.com

Total cost incl. materials:

No cost but booking is essential as places limited.