Parents Plus Early Years Programme - Barnardos

Contact Details

Organisation: Barnardos
Contact name(s): Sarah Gibson
Address: 24 Askea Lawns, Tullow Road, Carlow
Telephone: 059 9132868
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Email: info@carlow.barnardos.ie
Website: www.barnardos.ie

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: Group work
Programme aims: Parents Plus Early Years Programme: Improve attention and concentration; Expand learning and language; Learn how to play and get on with other children; Be happy, more content and emotionally secure; Managing tantrums and misbehaviour; Helping children to be more cooperative, to keep rules; and Teaching children how to behave well.
Resources used: Parents Plus Early Years Programme Facilitator's Manual - John Sharry & Carol Fitzpatrick Complimented by Barnardos resource materials and additional resource materials where appropriate (e.g. Health Promotion Unit)

About the Facilitator

Name: Barnardos Staff Member
Qualifications: B.A. Social Care or RPN RGN or MA Adult & Community Education
Experience: Minimum 10 years experience

Location & Duration of the Programme

County Carlow
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Number of sessions: 7
Frequency of sessions: Weekly
No. of hours per session: 2.5 hours
When is the programme held? Mornings
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