Supporting Parents: Sharing good practice, models and approaches

February 2015 Presentations

This conference, organised by the Supporting Parents in their Parenting Role Special Interest Group, provided an opportunity for 180 delegates working in or with an interest in services for parents, children and families across public and voluntary sectors to share good practice models and approaches in supporting parents throughout the island of Ireland.

Plenary presentations include: Opening remarks by Dr Fergal Lynch, DCYA; A proposal for an Action Plan on Parenting from the Special Interest Group; and Keynote from Robin Balbernie, Parent Infant Partnership UK.

Parrallel Sessions included presentations on universal services, targeted services, interagency working and engaging parents.

↓ Opening remarks - Dr Fergal Lynch ↓ Action Plan on Parenting - Special Interest Group ↓ Keynote - Dr Robin Balberine ↓ Parallel Session - Universal services ↓ Parallel Session - Targeted services ↓ Parallel Session - Interagency working ↓ Parallel Session - Engaging parents