What We Offer

WHAT WE OFFER

Northside Family Resource Centre has a wide range of programmes and services on offer to all on the northside of Limerick.

Family Support

Support for families, parents and children is available from

  • Family Support Worker
  • Incredible Years
  • Strengthening Families
  • Parenting
  • LANS
  • Support Groups

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Adult Community Education Courses and Classes

Learning for all ages

  • Art, Crafts, Cookery, Gardening, Flower Arranging, Beauty care, Hairdressing, Beginners Computers,
  • Junior and Leaving Cert in English and Maths
  • QQI/FETAC certified courses in Family Support, Youthwork, Childcare, Hairdressing, Receptionist Skills, IT, Care of the Older Person, Engineering
  • Vocational Guidance

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Womens and Mens Support Groups

There are support groups for various adult including

  • Young Mothers,
  • Young at Heart for over 55s
  • Incredible Years Parent Programme
  • IY Parent Support Group for those who have completed the Incredible Years Parent Programme,
  • Men’s Shed Group

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Childcare

You can find out about all we offer in the childcare centre

  • Creche,
  • Pre-school including Free Preschool Year
  • Montessori
  • Grandparent events
  • School Readiness
  • Parent and baby programme

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Older people Services

We provide a range of activities for older people:

  • Meals on Wheels
  • Transport service for older people
  • Weekly Social Clubs
  • ‘Good Morning St. Munchin’s’ – Friendly Call Service
  • Home Maintenance
  • Care and Repair
  • Home Cleaning
  • Inter-generational projects
  • Through the Years Gardening
  • Senior Alert Scheme
  • Art and Crafts Group
  • Silver Surfers
  • Summer Trips

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Youthwork

There is something to do for young people of all ages

  • Senior and Junior Afterschool Clubs
  • Homework Club
  • Youth Club
  • Go4IT (Support for 3rd level access)
  • Youth Initiative (older teenagers)
  • Youth Leadership
  • Boys Group
  • Strengthening Families for teenagers and their parents

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Community Garden and Environment

Through this project you can

  • Grow your own flowers/vegetables by creating a raised bed in your own back garden
  • Visit the community garden to get advice, plants, etc.
  • Join the gardening groups or classes to learn more
  • Take part in community clean-ups

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