Young Ballymun

IMH online Masterclass

The Infant Mental Health Strand are delighted to tell you about the successful ‘maiden voyage’ online of our IMH Masterclass. We weren’t sure how to convert an experiential in-person two-day training to an online platform. In the end, we made a decision to provide the …

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“Every baby is different and has many ways to tell us what they would like us to do. The NBO provides the baby with a ‘voice’” Dr. T. Berry Brazelton In December 2020, Youngballymun funded two of its own staff and two staff from the …

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Our Language and Literacy Team continues collaboration with Ballymun Child and Family Resource Centre

Following the very successful ‘Schools Out Programmes’ at Halloween & Christmas, Youngballymun Language and Literacy team continues to collaborate again with the team in Ballymun Child & Family Resource Centre (BCFRC) to bring a fun programme to children in the community (4- 10 years). While …

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Lána McCarthy Wins Best Paper award at the USA Literacy Research Association, 70th Annual Conference

Lána, who works as Family and Community Language and Literacy Coordinator with Youngballymun, received an Irish Research Council award to carry out her PhD in Trinity College, Dublin in 2018. The title of her research is: ‘Parental Engagement to Measurably Improve Children’s Language and Literacy …

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