Lifestart Sligo

Contact Details

Organisation: Sligo Family Support Ltd.
Contact name(s): Trish McLaughlin
Address: The Lifestart Building, Pearse Road, Sligo
Telephone: 071 9146034

Programme Details

Target audience: Parents of children 0-5, First time parents
Theme/subject matter: General Parenting, First Time Parenting, Behaviour Management
Method of delivery: Home visiting
Programme aims: To empower, encourage and educate fathers, mothers and others who parent in the holistic development of their children, with particular emphasis on the new born to age five years. To raise awareness of parenting as crucial in the development of community. To promote inter-community dialogue based on the common concern of parents for the future of their children, so that children will no longer be marginalised and excluded from future opportunities for development as individuals and citizens.
Resources used: The Lifestart Growing Child Programme, administered by the Lifestart Foundation.

About the Facilitator

Qualifications: FETAC Level 5 in Childcare.
Experience: All staff have at lest 5 years delivering the Lifestart Growing Child Programme.

Location & Duration of the Programme

County Sligo
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Number of sessions: 60
Frequency of sessions: Monthly
No. of hours per session: 1 hour
When is the programme held? Depends on the needs of the participants
Is childcare available? No

Booking the Programme

How do I book a place on the programme? Self Referral, Referred by professional
Total cost incl. materials: Free