Our Courses

We offer a wide range of educational, social and parenting support programmes. These courses change regularly throughout the year

Family Support & Parenting Programmes

The Adolescents Programme
(Parents Plus) 6 Week Course

A practical and positive course on parenting adolescents 6 week parenting course for parents of 11-16 year olds. Due to run in Autumn 2020.
Date TBC Cost €10

 Working Things Out for 11-16 yr olds 
(Parents Plus) 6 week course
We are focusing this course on those transitioning from 6th class to 1st Year . An evidence-based CBT programme for adolescents promoting positive mental health and teaching coping skills to overcome specific problems. This course is based on fun, respectful and open discussions with their peers and facilitators. All those attending will receive a resilience pack.
Due to start in Sept. Date TBC . Cost €10

NVR-Non Violent Resistance
Parent Support Programme
An integrated, structured and systemic response to child to parent violence and abuse . Due to resume on 17th Sept in Sleugh Hall with social distancing
and hygiene standards in place


The rainbows program supports children and young people effected by loss because of bereavement, separation or divorce.  This course has been put on hold until safe to resume inline with Government recommendations.

The Early Years Programme

(Parents Plus) 6 Week Course . An evidence-based parenting course promoting confidence, learning and positive behaviour in young children aged 1 to 6 years. Date TBC

              Parenting When Separated Programme  

(Parents Plus) 6 Week Course . This is a practical and positive evidence based course for parents who are preparing for, going through or have gone through a separation or divorce. Due to start in Spring 2021. Date TBC


Community Adult Courses 

Our Community, Our Future
6 week FREE course starts 17th September in Sleugh Hall. Spaces are limited due to social distancing requirements. This course looks at Identity, Community, Communication skills & Building confidence. Please contact us to register to attend

* CROCHET: No date has been set for when these classes can resume due to space limitations re COVID 19 in the Connect centre. Please follow us on facebook/instagram for any updates

Please contact centre for further  information or to book a course.