Waterford CYPSC - Children & Young People's Services Committee

Waterford CYPSC

Children & Young People's Services Committee

Tusla Child & Family Agency – Family Support

Offering family support through the Meitheal-Tusla led national practice model to support parents if they feel that their child has additional needs, or are facing challenges that are difficult to overcome, and are finding it hard to access the support necessary to help.

Services Provided:

Examples of the challenges that Meitheal could help with are: • Problems with child/young person’s engagement in education. • Parent/child relationship issues • Social isolation • Family problems • Coping with illness or bereavement • Difficult / challenging behaviour

Access To Services:

Self referral by parent. Parent supported by other agencies to access Meitheal. Diversion and step down from Social work Child protection. Contact the Co-ordinator Child and Family Support Networks.

Contact Details: Tusla Child & Family Agency, Cork Road, Waterford
Telephone: 051 842948
Email: JoanT.Dunne@tusla.ie
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