Education & Childcare

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Youth Employability Support – South Sligo

Summary: A personal development and employability skills programme supporting young people aged 16-25, based in the South Sligo area, who require support to re-engage with education, training or employment.
Address:
Conlon House, Tubbercurry, Ireland
0860130795 or 0867791682

North Leitrim Women’s Centre

Summary: The North Leitrim Women’s Centre aims to provide a safe, friendly, welcoming and supportive environment for all women in our community to empower them to reach their full potential
Address:
New Line, Manorhamilton, Leitrim, Ireland
071 9856220

The Avalon Centre

Summary: The Avalon Centre is a vibrant and energetic charity organisation in the heart of Sligo town. The organisation provides a diverse range of programmes and services to meet the needs of the local and wider community both young and old. Our enthusiastic and dedicated staff ensure that the Avalon [...]
Address:
Chapel Street, Sligo, Sligo, Ireland
(071) 916 1836

Sligo Community Training Centre

Summary: Sligo CTC provides a range of vocationally focused training programmes offering QQI accreditation at Major Award Levels 3 and 4, to your people aged between 16 -21 years. Training courses on offer include: • Catering • Computers • Hairdressing • Sports and Recreation • Exploring Options
Address:
Unit B1, Cleveragh Industrial Estate, Sligo
071 9145248

National Learning Network

Summary: At National Learning Network we pride ourselves on the flexibility of our courses, which are all designed to meet the individual needs of each student. We set ourselves apart from other training bodies by addressing all the factors that will affect a student's prospects of achieving a QQI qualification [...]
Address:
Bridge Street, Sligo, Ireland
0719145391

YOUTH EMPLOYMENT PROGRAMME (YEP)

Summary: This is a Youth Employment Initiative 2016 supported by Dormant Accounts and Department of Children and Youth Affairs.  The aim of this programme is to provide a career guidance service which is youth friendly, client-centred and tailored to the needs and circumstances of the individual to young people aged [...]
Address:
North Connaught Youth & Community Servcies, Rockwood Parade, Sligo, Ireland
North Connaught Youth & Community Services, Rockwood Parade, Sligo, Ireland
0858041020

Personal Youth Development Programme

Summary: The project aims to support and mentor young people in all aspects of their lives - health, education, training, housing, debt, alcohol, drugs etc. Both on and off site support will be available. All young people are welcome and special interests / outdoor activities will be part of the [...]
Address:
Hill Road, Drumshanbo, Leitrim, Ireland
071 9641721 / 085 8099766

Mayo, Sligo and Leitrim ETB (Education and Training Board)

Summary: Mayo, Sligo and Leitrim ETB provides a wide range of educational services for young people and adults across counties Mayo, Sligo and Leitrim.  Services include:Post-primary EducationPost Leaving Certificate (PLC) CoursesAdult EducationAdult Education Guidance ServiceVocational Training Opportunities Scheme (VTOS)Training CentresYouthreachSecond Chance EducationYouth ServicesOutdoor EducationMusic Generation Sligo
Address:
Quay Street, Sligo, Ireland
071-9145025 (Sligo) / 071-9620024 (Leitrim)

Tusla – Child and Family Agency

Summary: Tusla, the Child and Family Agency, provides a range of universal and targeted services for children, young people and families, including:Child protection and welfare servicesEducational Welfare ServicesPsychological ServicesAlternative careFamily and Locally-based Community SupportsEarly Years ServicesDomestic, Sexual and Gender-based Violence ServicesUnder the Child and Family Act, 2013 the Child and [...]
Address:
Shiel House, College St., Ballyshannon,, Co. Donegal
071-9822776

West Sligo Family Resource Centre (FRC)

Summary: Family Resource Centres (FRCs) provides a range of universal and targeted services and development opportunities that address the needs of families.West Sligo Family Resource Centre Ltd. aims to empower individuals and families to improve their quality of life by fostering an ethos of self-development, promoting the principles of community [...]
Address:
Pier Road, Enniscrone, Co Sligo, Co. Sligo
096-37444

YAPS Youth Action Project Sligo

Summary: Youth Action Project Sligo (YAPS) is a Garda Youth Diversion project.  It works with 12 to 18 year olds in the Sligo/North Leitrim area who are involved in criminal or anti-social behaviour, or who are at risk of becoming involved in this behaviour.Aims of YAPS:Identify young people at risk [...]
Address:
Rockwood Parade,, Sligo
071 9144152

Tubbercurry Family Resource Centre

Summary: Tubbercurry Family Resource Centre provides a range of supports and services for families, individuals and communities.Services include the following:Programmes for parents, children and people who are unemployed .Social activities and health and well-being supports. Full childcare service for children  1 to 12 years of age.Person-centred counselling for teens and adults [...]
Address:
Mountain Road, Tubbercurry,, Co Sligo
071 918 6926

Carrick-on-Shannon Education Centre

Summary: The core work of this service is education and training.  The main clients are teachers.  A small number of courses are also provided for parents and Special Needs Assistants (SNAs).Mission statement:Provide training, development and support for teachers and the wider school community, both in terms of meeting locally researched [...]
Address:
Marymount, Carrick-on-Shannon,, Co. Leitrim
071 9620383

National Educational Psychological Service, Department of Education & Skills

Summary: NEPS stands for the National Educational Psychological Service. It is a service provided by the Department of Education and Skills. NEPS psychologists work with both primary and post-primary schools. We are concerned with learning, behaviour and social and emotional development. Each NEPS psychologist is assigned to a group of [...]
Address:
Units 3-6 Beulah Building, Finisklin Rd.,, Sligo
0761108701

ReachOut Ireland

Summary: ReachOut.com provides advice and support on youth mental health issues and signposts a broad range of other supports through the provision of information and by offering a moderated commenting and advice service online.
Address:
32-33 South William Street,, Dublin 2
01 7645666

Bee Park Resource Centre

Summary: We are a Community Centre with a number of key tenant organisations, providing services to their target groups.  These include:  North Leitrim Men's Group,                                                   [...]
Address:
New Line, Manorhamilton, Leitrim
071 9856935

Sligo School Completion Programme

Summary: The purpose of the School Completion Programme is to increase the numbers of at risk children and young people staying in school up to the Leaving Certificate or equivalent.                                         [...]
Address:
Summerhill College, College Road,, Sligo
071 9154587 or 087 2048096

St. Michaels Family life Centre

Summary: St. Michael’s Family Life Centre promotes the wellbeing of the family through education for relationships, with God, with each other and with our earth. It aims to create a place of compassion and confidential listening where people are welcomed at all stages of their lives. It models social inclusion [...]
Address:
Church Hill,, Sligo
071 9170329

Mohill Family Support Centre

Summary: Mohill Family Support Centre provides support services for the local community and facilitates activities, classes and groups in the hall. We serve the people of Mohill and the surrounding areas, and also offer an outreach service to Ballinamore and Carrigallen.We are based in the Canon Donohoe Hall, on Main [...]
Address:
Canon Donohoe Hall, Mohill, Leitrim
071 9631253

North Leitrim Men’s Group

Summary: We manage a community employment scheme aimed at working with vulnerable/isolated males. In line with the Department of Social Protection regulations we mostly work with men over the age of 25 years.
Address:
Bee Park Community Centre, Manorhamilton,, Co. Leitrim
071 9855347

HSE, Speech & Language Therapy

Summary: Speech & Language Therapy SLT provides a service to all clients referred with a speech, language, communication and /or swallowing problem. We work across Primary Care, Disability, CAMHS and adult services. The SLT works as a member of a team in assessing, diagnosing and managing the client's presenting problem. [...]
Address:
Markievicz House,, Sligo
087 6607743

TUSLA Child and Family Agency – Training service

Summary: Through this service training is delivered to all staff who work with children and families. Work at takes place at an interagency level in bringing the key agencies together for training.
Address:
Primary Care Centre
087 2680303

Lough Allen Adventure, Co. Leitrim

Summary: Lough Allen Adventure is an award-winning adventure centre offering Outdoor Recreation in Leitrim.  Our Activities include:Gaisce  Award                                                                 [...]
Address:
Ballinaglera, Dowra,, Co. Leitrim
087 2756495

Tusla, Child & Family Agency, Leaving & Aftercare Service

Summary: This is a specific service provision to young people aged 16-23 years of age who are residing in Tusla, Child & Family Agency care-residential/foster care.  An Aftercare Worker can be provided to the young person aged between 16-23 years of age to help facilitate their transition from in-care to [...]
Address:
55 Avondale,, Sligo
071 9138294

HSE, Public Health Nursing

Summary: A Public Health and Community Nursing service provides a range of personal health and social care services to the community. Beginning at birth, the service provided to mothers and families of new babies includes information, advice on feeding, child development and immunisation in particular.A school based immunisation programme, and a screening [...]
Address:
Markievicz House, Barrack Street,, Sligo
071 9155144

North Connaught Youth and Community Services

Summary: North Connaught Youth and Community Services provides services to young people, parents and all those who work with young people across Sligo, Leitrim and Mayo. Our services include • Youth Club Support and Training •Summer Projects & Camps • Inter-Club Activities • Child Protection Training • Youth Information Service [...]
Address:
Rockwood Parade, Sligo
071 9144150

Family Life Centre, Boyle, Co Roscommon

Summary: Family Support Groups • New Mums Group                                                       • Childsplay for All                       [...]
Address:
Boyle,, Co Roscommon
071 9663000

Sligo/Leitrim Home Youth Liaison Service

Summary: Home Youth Liaison Officers ( HYLO) work in primary and post primary schools in Sligo, North and South Leitrim.  Any young person can be referred to the HYLO for one to one support within the school system. The service also delivers tailored programmes in schools including  Anti Bullying, Healthy Eating, [...]
Address:
1st Floor, Castlewood Centre, Castle Street, Sligo, Ireland
071 9144441 / 0719142742

Ballymote Family Resource Centre

Summary: Services are both universal and targeted. Parenting programmesHomework ClubAfter School taster sessions - art/cookery/drama/etc Youth ClubOne-to-One supports to parentsMeithealCounsellingRestorative PracticeFamily AccessBack to Education programmes for unemployedLifeskills programme for rural isolated peopleSenior Alert SystemAdvocacyHolistic Therapy programmeAddiction/recovery programmeChildminding in the FRC whilst parents attend courses & programmesChildcare serviceCitizens Information ServiceCommunity Allotment Scheme/community [...]
Address:
Keash Road, Ballymote,, Co Sligo
Niamh Flaherty (Co-ordinator) 071 9197818

Leitrim Sports Partnership

Summary: Leitrim Sports Partnership  LSP provides a management role for the coordination, development and delivery of sport and recreational activity in Leitrim. In our new strategic plan, we plan to build on the achievements of the last four years where we have implemented a long term approach to increasing participation [...]
Address:
Aras an Chontae, Leitrim
071 9650498

Sligo Traveller Support Group Ltd

Summary: Sligo Traveller Support Group Ltd offer a range of supports as it is a community development organisation. The main focus of the work is improving traveller health.Our main aim is to establish a voice for the local Traveller community in Sligo – to address issues of importance such as accommodation, [...]
Address:
1A, St. Annes, Cranmore Road,, Sligo
071 9145780

Mayo Sligo Leitrim Education and Training Board

Summary: ''Guidance facilitates people throughout their lives to manage their own educational, training, occupational, personal, social and life choices so that they can reach their full potential and contribute to the development of a better society'' National Guidance Forum Report 2007.  Leitrim Adult Educational Guidance and Information Service provide personal, [...]
Address:
St. Georges Terrace, Carrick on Shannon,, Co. Leitrim
071 9621371 or 086 774 3329

Cranmore Community Cooperative Society Ltd

Summary: We provide youth activities through Youth City from ages 8 to 17 years. This includes educational programmes such as active citizenship, nutrition, gardening, computers, sports activities, arts and crafts. We also host educational programmes for adults (computers, home maintenance, cookery).We have one programme, TAPPED (Technical and Personal Pre-employment Development) [...]
Address:
10-12 Devins Drive Cranmore,, Sligo
071 9149951

Childhood Days, Drumshambo, Co. Leitrim

Summary: Childhood Days is a service for children with disabilities which provides care, activities and outings for children with disabilities.
Address:
Laird House, Church Street, Drumshanbo,, Co. Leitrim
071 9640887

Leitrim Development Company

Summary: Leitrim Development Company is a community led Local Development Company. We deliver a range of rural, social and economic programmes at local level across County Leitrim. We support communities, individuals and businesses to increase their economic sustainability and improve their quality of life. Supports include capital grant aid, technical [...]
Address:
Church Street, Drumshanbo,, Co. Leitrim
071 9641770

Counselling Service IT Sligo

Summary:  I.T. Sligo Student Counselling Service aims to provide a professional, confidential support service that is free of charge to all registered I.T. Sligo students.The service offers students the opportunity to explore any issue which may be impacting on their mental health and general well-being in a confidential setting.  The Counselling [...]
Address:
Student Counselling Service, Ash Lane,, Sligo
071 9305463

Tusla – Child and Family Agency, Education Welfare Service

Summary: The Educational Welfare Services of the Tusla Child and Family Agency operate under the Education (Welfare) Act, 2000.  The statutory and school support services of the Child and Family Agency's Educational Welfare Services work together collaboratively and cohesively with schools and other relevant services to secure better educational outcomes for children and young people.Issues dealt [...]
Address:
Unit 3-6 Beulagh Building, Finiskilin Road, Sligo
O71 9300182

Mental Health Ireland

Summary: Mental Health Ireland supports local volunteer-led groups (MHA's) to promote positive mental health in their local communities and to provide social support to those managing mental health difficulties. MHI provides training on mental health related topics.  MHI work s with targeted groups and also organises workshops open to the [...]
Address:
Health Promotion Department, JFK House, JFK Parade,, Sligo
071 9135901

Sligo Family Support Ltd.

Summary: Childcare Programmes - The centre offers childcare facilities for children from 0-6 years (Sessional, full day care, pre-school and after school).  Parent & Toddler Groups facilitates two weekly groups in St. Edward's National School and in the Avalon Centre. The Toy Box Project - an initiative for Traveller families. [...]
Address:
Pearse Road,, Sligo
071 9146034/071 9138507

Music Generation Sligo

Summary: Music Generation Sligo delivers a range of long-term performance music education projects for children and young people up to the age of 18 years.  This is part of a national Music Generation programme initiated by Music Network, co-funded by U2, The Ireland Funds, The Department of Education & Skills [...]
Address:
Mayo Sligo Leitrim ETB, Quay Street,, Sligo
071 9138306

Sligo County Childcare Committee

Summary: Sligo County Childcare Committee offers:Early Years Educators supports and parental supportsCurriculum and quality practice supportsSupporting access to quality affordable childcareGovernance and operational quality supportsInformation and training for early yearsNational collaborative quality supportsDelivery of DCYA funded programmes services provided by Sligo County Childcare Committee are universal
Address:
Development Centre, Cleveragh Road,, Sligo
071 9148860

Rape Crisis and Sexual Abuse Counselling Centre Sligo, Leitrim and West Cavan

Summary: The response of the Centre to the issues of sexual violence is to provide the following services universally:Crisis counsellingOngoing face to face counsellingOutreach counsellingFree phone helplineSupport, advocacy and information for survivors, in particular around legal issuesRelationship counsellingSurvivors Support Group Counselling, support and information for supporters of survivorsHospital, court, GP, [...]
Address:
Kempten House, Kempten Parade,, Sligo
1800 750 780 or 071 9171188

Leitrim County Childcare Committee

Summary: Our aim is to enhance quality early childhood education and care and After Schools provision through direct work with Early Years and After School Service Providers in County Leitrim.Quality Support and Intervention Programme.Thematic Workshops / Programmes under Early Years National Curriculum Frameworks – Siolta & AistearEarly Years Children First [...]
Address:
Laird House, Church Street, Drumshanbo,, County Leitrim
071 964 0867

Sligo Family Resource Centre

Summary: Family Support Service - Sligo FRC provides home based family support to families in the Hardiker level 1-3 throughout Sligo and Leitrim. Drop-in Sessional Creche to children aged 0-6 years - this service is open from 9.30 - 4.00pm 49 weeks of the year.  Bookings can be taken at short notice. Disability Support [...]
Address:
49 The Mall,, Sligo
071 9146315

Sligo Social Service Council

Summary: Targeted Childcare Service for Children, Hardiker levels 2 & 3 Afterschool Service for Primary School Age Children Hardiker levels 1, 2 & 3 Targetted In home Child & Family Support Hardiker level 2 & 3 Meitheal Project Hardiker Levels 2 & 3 Counselling Service is for adults Hardiker levels [...]
Address:
Charles Street, Sligo
071 9145682

Foroige

Summary: The project aims to support and develop the delivery of high quality drugs education programmes for young people and parents in order to promote the health and wellbeing of young people in County Leitrim. The project works with all young people aged between 10 – 17 years in their [...]
Address:
Hilldrum Hse, Leitrim Road, Carrick on Shannon,, Co. Leitrim
086 1702340

St. Vincent De Paul

Summary: St. Vincent De Paul (SVP) members visit individuals and families who have requested help in their local communities. Most towns/villages have an SVP conference (group) and the core work is visitation.  SVP members can help by offering friendship and support to service users and also help in practical ways [...]
Address:
The Diamond, Raphoe, Donegal
074 9173933

ThisAbility

Summary: ThisAbility is a group set up by parents to cater for persons with disabilities, their parents, siblings and other family members. This group is open to all, regardless of disability or age of the person and their family members.   Some activities include:    Swimming, Horse Riding, Summer camps, Christmas Party's,  [...]

Art Education

Summary: The Model, home of The Niland Collection, is one of Ireland’s leading contemporary arts centres.  We welcome all people to The Model, regardless of age or ability. The Model is home of the Niland Collection and we offer daily tours of the collection, as well as tours of the [...]
Address:
The Model, The Mall, Sligo
071 9141405
 

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