Entries by Jenny Quinn

Minister Harris announces central helpdesk for Ukrainian people seeking access to third level education

Minister for Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science, Simon Harris, announced on 3rd May the establishment of a National Student and Researcher (NSR) Helpdesk. This facility will be available to assist Ukrainian students and researchers who are seeking to continue their higher education studies in Ireland. Click on the link below for further […]

World Maternal Mental Health Day Campaign 4th May 2022

Let’s Break the Silence World Maternal Mental Health Day: Maternal Mental Health Day is an international campaign dedicated to talking about mental health problems during and up to one year after pregnancy. It’s all about raising public and professional awareness of maternal mental health difficulties, advocating for women affected, changing attitudes, and empowering women and […]

Duleek Family Fun Day for Ukrainian Families

The Feel Good Project Duleek are hosting a Family Fun Day to welcome Ukrainian families on Sunday, 1st May from 2:00pm to 4:00pm in Duleek Community Facility. Click on the poster link below for more information. Duleek Family Fun Ukrainian Families

Supports for Ukrainians in Ireland

Click on the Citizens Information link below to access lists of organisations that are helping people who have come to Ireland from Ukraine. The organisations listed are providing services across the whole country. Many local groups and charities provide help too. https://www.citizensinformation.ie/en/moving_country/ukrainian_refugees_in_ireland/supports_for_ukrainians_in_ireland.html#l4a2ce

Trim FRC Women’s Development Coffee Morning

Click on the poster below for our upcoming coffee morning in Trim Family Resource Centre (FRC). This is an introduction to our Women’s development programme and an opportunity to meet previous participants over a cuppa. For more information contact: Caroline Morris, M: 0876031108, T: 046 9438850

Upcoming Online Events in April with Outcomers Dundalk

Please see information below from Outcomers Dundalk, on their upcoming events. If you have any questions, please contact Lorna Costello on youth@outcomers.org or 0861625030. Dr. Brinkmann is a gender psychologist based in West Cork. The sessions she facilitates are not medical sessions, they are spaces for trans young people and their parents to meet others […]

LMETB English Classes for Ukrainians in Meath

LMETB have a range of days/times please call one of our Adult Guidance Counsellors – Shona Dunne on 086 078 7988 or Eilís Coyne on 087 953 9357 for more information. Click on the link below to access the poster: LMETB English Classes for Ukrainians in Meath

Two Traveller Training Programme Opportunities Available for Youth and Community Organisations

Involve Youth Services specialises working with the Travelling Community and delivers two different trainings, STATUS (Supporting Travellers Advance through Universal Services) and Traveller Culture and Identity Programme (TCIP) both trainings can be delivered in person or online depending on the needs of your organisation. Traveller Culture and Identity Programme (TCIP) The Traveller Culture and Identity Programme (TCIP) […]

Free “First Five Little Library Book Bag” for Every Child Starting School in September 2022

Meath County Council Library Service are delighted to be involved in this national initiative:   Libraries Ireland have teamed up with the Department of Children, Equality, Disability, Integration and Youth so that every child starting school this September can get a free First Five Little Library Book Bag!  Each bag contains stories about school, friendship and […]

Self-Harm in Adolescents: Free Webinar for Parents, Guardians or Teachers

UCD’s Youth Mental Health Lab in association with Pieta and the National Office for Suicide Prevention are hosting a free webinar for anyone interested in learning more about self-harm in adolescents including parents, guardians or teachers. This webinar will take place online on Tuesday April 26th, 2022 from 7 – 8 p.m. and  will discuss […]