Irish Hospice Foundation supports those coping with loss.
Offering support and help for people who’ve lost a baby.
Working with children and families offering wide range of services such as literacy support, representing children in court, coping with bereavement, lobbying and campaigning government.
Working to secure the rights and needs of children in Ireland. Supporting the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child.
Supporting change in schools and education centres.
The ISPCC works to stop discrimination and exclusion of children and to end cruelty and injustice to children.
Committed to supporting its members in providing quality education, play and care for children.
Promotes and protects children’s play as a fundamental human right of all children in Ireland.
Provide a confidential helpline for parents and guardians offering support, guidance and information.
Online resource for parents and teachers in Irish Education.
Encourages social and economic independence and personal empowerment for one parent families. They offer training and support.
National network of one parent families.Working at community level to ensure that one parent families get support and services they need.
A charity providing specialised counselling, mediation, information, advice and educational workshops.They endeavour to provide supports that help unmarried, separated or divorced fathers play a fu
A self directed voluntary organisation which provides an information and support service to unmarried and separated parents.
Education and support for parenthood. They offer antenatal classes, breasfeeding counselling, postnatal and parenthood support
Information and support for women who chose to breastfeed.
CURA is a voluntary organisation, which offers support and help to those who are faced with a crisis pregnancy.
Respond to the needs of women and children suffering violence in their home. They operate a 24 hour helpline service, seven days a week, 365 days a year.
Provides support, help and friendship to those suffering with postnatal depression.
Health Related Websites
Provides care and support for children with severe neurological development issues, as well as offering some respite to the parents and families.
Contact: 01 – 8784200
Provides a range of specialised services for children and adults with physical disabilities.
Contact: 01 – 4085200
Contact: 01 – 6373100
Patient service centre adjacent to the Beacon Hospital in Sandyford. They offer ultrasound and prenatal diagnosis.
Education and Youth Websites
Supports the development of youth work in Dublin city.
Addresses the needs of young people who are vulnerable to a range of negative life outcomes including, early school leaving, criminal activities, drug and alcohol abuse, sexual abuse, poverty, viol
Works to improve the quality of life for young people in the context of community based youth services.
Community Information Websites
Aims to tackle poverty in all its forms through the provision of practical assistance to those in need.
Confidential, 24 hour service, offering emotional support for people who are experiencing feelings of distress or dispair, including those which may lead to suicide.
Contains information on benefits available.
Information on infant massage and bonding.
Provide comprehensive information on public services and the entitlements of Irish citizens.
Provide a wide range of child and family services to promote human dignity, equality and acceptance.
Operate training and employment programmes; provides a recruitment service to jobseekers and employers, an advisory service for industry, and supports community-based enterprises.
Information on health and social services including H.S.E. approved childcare facilities.
MABS is a national, free, confidential and independent service for people in debt or in danger of getting into debt
Helping adults with literacy and numeracy difficulties.
Provide an integrated, high quality youth service to young people 10-21 years in the Dublin 17 area reflecting their different interests, needs and age profile.
Turas Family Centre
Provides therapeutic and supportive services to individuals and families currently experiencing difficulties in their lives. Contact: 01 8678180
Provides a combination of integrated community services operating in and around the community of Darndale and Belcamp.
Promote awareness and understanding of drug misuse in the area. Offer support to drug users.
Providing a quality, accessible and low cost professional counselling service that meets the on going needs of the local community.
Provides a range of labour market guidance and placement services