Boyle Family Resource Centre

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Co Roscommon
General Details
Contact position: Reception
Service / Organisation: Boyle Family Resource Centre
071 9663000

Family Support Groups • New Mums Group                                                       • Childsplay for All                                                                                                            • Bazz Art                                                                                                                                  • Baby Massage                                                                                                                  • Common Sense Parenting                                                                                         • Paediatric First Aid                                                                                                          • Support Services                                                                                                            • Bereavement Support                                                                                                  • Widows & Widowers Support Group                                                                   • Support for the Suicide Bereaved                                                                           • Rainbows for Children                                                                                                    • Spectrum for Teenagers • Prism • Beginning Experience • Loss of Relationship • Personal Growth • Basic First Aid Course • Manual Handling • Yoga • Pilates • Go For Life • Adult Irish Conversation Class • Up to Leaving Cert Level Student Irish • Adult Irish Intermediate Class • Reflexology Network Meetings • Boyle Men’s Shed • Volunteer & Leadership Training • Keeping Safe Training • Beginning Experience Training • Rainbows Training Workshops • Releasing the Ties that Bind • A Day of Learning, Fun and Healing through the Feet • Foot Reading • An Introduction to Louise L. Hay • Dreams Various workshops each term Counselling & Psychotherapy • Counselling and Psychotherapy for individuals • Couple Counselling • Therapeutic Support for Families • Family Therapy • Adolescent Therapy • Supports for People who are Unemployed • Best Practice in Health & Safety • Back to Work Women/Men • Winning New Opportunities Arts & Crafts • Art at Home • Art with Bazz Brush for Childsplay • Knit & Knatter Craft Group • Flower Arranging for Easter Administration Services • Photocopying • Laminating • Binding • Faxing • Internet Access • Scanning Documents • Room Usage Clothing Bank Unused and unwanted items gratefully accepted • Drop-in • Coffee Dock • Library Informal Information

Service Areas
Service Areas:
  • Sligo town and environs
  • Sligo - north
  • Sligo - south, east and west
  • Leitrim - Carrick-on-Shannon and environs
  • Leitrim - south
  • Leitrim - north

Our Service is based in Boyle, Co Roscommon and we cover County Roscommon and surrounding counties of Sligo, Leitrim, Longford, Mayo, borders of Galway, Cavan and Westmeath. Towns include Castlerea, Ballaghadereen, Keadue, Ballyfarnon, Ballymote, Ballymore, Ballinagar, Tulsk, Frenchpark, Arigna, Strokestown, Tubbercurry, Leitrim Village, Carrick-on-Shannon.

Where service is provided
Where service is provided:
  • Service provided at above address
Cost of service to user
Cost of service to user:
  • Optional donation
  • Charges depend on income / circumstances of service user
  • Charge applies for some services / some services free

Counselling is offered on a sliding scale of €10 to €50 and is negotiable. For people attending groups we ask for an optional donation of €2 to €5. Concessions are available to those who require them.

How to access the service
How to access the service (referral pathways):
  • People can self-refer / access the service directly (without the need for a referral)
  • Parents / guardians can refer
  • Through GP
  • Through schools
  • Through Tusla Child and Family Social Workers
  • Through other Tusla services (e.g. Education Welfare Service)
  • Through HSE services
  • Through other statutory services
  • Through other community / voluntary service
Parental permission needed
Do young people need parental permission to use your service?:
  • Under-18s need parental permission
Age-range catered for
Age-range catered for:
  • Early years (0-4 years)
  • Primary school age (4-12 years approx.)
  • Post-primary school age (13-18 years approx.)
  • Young adults (18-24 years)
  • Adults (25-64 years)
  • Adults (65+ years)
Brief Intervention
Are counselling services regularly supervised? If so, please state what these arrangements are.:

All therapists have fortnightly in house supervision and all therapists must be in their own personal therapy.

What, if any, regulatory bodies are counsellors members of?:

All Counsellors are accredited or working towards their accredition with the relevant bodies; IACP, IAHIP, FTAI, AACI


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