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Parents Under Pressure

Ballyfermot STAR is now working with mothers using Parents under Pressure programme to support them with their parenting skills. The PuP UK study has been published and it is available in the public domain at the website below. This study demonstrated that compared to usual care, families receiving PuP showed significant decreases in child abuse potential and had improved emotional regulation....

Réalt Nua Induction Programme

Ballyfermot STAR, Réalt Nua Community Employment - Rehabilitation & Education Programme will be starting our next Induction Programme on Tuesday 27th August 2019. The programme will run 2 days per week for 3 weeks on a voluntary basis, upon completion participants will progress to our Community Employment Training & Education Programme. All participants who apply for this group must be...

Réalt Na Clann Summer Programme 2019

This July was a busy month for our Family Support team. As is tradition in Réalt Na Clann we packed our swimming wear, wellies, sunscreen and umbrellas...Irish weather (what can you say)! This year we had huge numbers on all our outings and a lot of parents and children left very happy, very sandy and very wet. Some of our trips included visits to: Burrow Beach in SuttonThe National Aquatic...