Kenmare Family Resource Centre

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Kenmare Family Resource Centre

 

Upcoming Events

Men's Health Week 2021

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KDYS - Become a Mentee

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Online event for people living with dementia

This is an online event for people living with dementia and their families. The first Football Memories event will take place with special guest former Republic of Ireland goalkeeper Packie Bonner on June 24th @4pm on Zoom , It will be a great event for those who have or had an interest in football. . Reminiscence will play a key part in these events with images, stories and personal experiences being shared. We aim to create a welcoming environment for those living with dementia to share their own sporting memories with us, and each other
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Greater Kenmare Virtual Cafe - 24th June 2021

Kenmare Family Resource Centre has teamed up with The Alzheimer Society of Ireland and we would love to invite you to our Greater Kenmare Virtual Café running on Thursday the 24th June at 11am. It is an opportunity to meet other people who understand dementia and who are living with similar challenges. Persons from any location are welcome to come along. Our special guest speaker on the day  is Elaine McGlynn :Speech and Language Therapist with Kerry Integrated Care Programme for the Older Person, Elaine will speak about nutrition with tips and ideas for those with dementia and also talk about ways of optimising communication skills .

It is sure to be an interesting and informative topic. Everyone is welcome to attend. For more information or to request an invite please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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E-Learning Course to Support Parents & Carers

Tusla has launched a new e-learning course to support parents and carers to form stronger and more positive relationships with their young children. 'Relationships are Key' offers reassurance and guidance for parents across seven modules. Sign up today at https://parenting.tusla.ie/

Parents and Bullying Course

Only 16 places available. Please email or call the number below to book a space if you are interested in the below course:

Parents and Bullying: 16-hour course for parents run over 8 weeks (2 hours per week).

What this course offer? This course for parents offers no magic solutions, but it is designed to help parents become more aware of the issues involved in bullying, and more able to offer helpful support to their children. The course will help parents to:

*Find helpful ways of dealing with their own stress and with the difficult feelings that may arise when their child is bullied or is bullying.

*Explore the meaning of bullying from the point of view both of the person bullied and the person bullying.

*Become aware of the impact of bullying on children

Course will be on Zoom, Time and Start Date will be decided once we have 16 participants.
For further information contact Kenmare Family Resource Centre @ This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 085 800 2471.

Mental Heath In Your Community

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Supporting Parents In Times Of Change

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TTRS touch typing reading and spelling programme - Kerry Libary

Below is information on TTRS touch typing reading and spelling programme. This is available free from Kerry Library.
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Zero To Five - An online Parenting support group with guest speaker

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Empowering Parents - 8 Week Parenting Course

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10 Week Non Violent Resistance "New Authority" Parenting Course

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Living well - A programme for adults with long-term health conditions

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Sibling Bereavement Workshops

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Kerry ETB Community Education Programme- A short course “Sugar Free Living”

Kerry ETB Community Education Programme is organising a short course “Sugar Free Living” The course is aimed at adults with diabetes and people who care for a child/adult with diabetes. To register for the course please go to the website www.fetchcourses.ie course code 325794.

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