This is a time of changes for how teenagers think, feel, and interact with others, and how their bodies grow. Your teen is developing his/her unique personality and opinions.

Services

Events

Venue: St. Paul’s School, Oughterard, Co. Galway Aimed at: Parents of Teenagers in Connemara. Date/Time: Tuesday, 14th May, between 7.30pm and 9pm. Description: As part of Tusla’s National Child and Family Support Week, Connemara Family […]

West Galway Family Services – Drop In/Information Stands/Face Painting

Venue: Ballybane Resource Centre, Ballybane, Galway Aimed at: All parents Date/Time: Monday, 13th May, between 9.30am and 1.30pm (Mindfulness Session at 12.30pm) Description: As part of Tusla’s National Child and Family Support Week, you are […]

Venue: Ballybane Resource Centre, Ballybane, Galway Aimed at: All parents and their children Date/Time: Thursday, 16th May, from 10am to 12 noon. Description: A fun workshop for parents and their children to work together on […]

Venue: Athenry Primary Care Centre, Athenry, County Galway Aimed at: Parents and their children. Date/Time: Tuesday, 14th May, between 6pm and 8pm. Description: As part of Tusla’s National Child and Family Support Week, South Galway […]

Venue: Family Centre Tuam Aimed at: Parents of Galway Date/Time: Tuesday October 16th 9.30 am – 2pm, Family Centre Tuam (Lunch Provided) Description: David Coleman, clinical psychologist, broadcaster & author will talk about Effective Communication […]

Venue: Clifden Community School Aimed at: Young People/students  12-18 years Date/Time: Wednesday 19th of September Two sessions: 11-12pm and 12pm-1pm Description: As part of Clifden 41st Arts Festival the Forum Adolescent Support Project will give […]

Screening of ‘Saturday Detention – What matters most to Young People in Athenry’ . This film produced by transition year students in Athenry as part of a youth led research initiative which explored issues for […]

Young people will be invited into the youth café to get to know the space, the staff and the service.

South Galway Family Services staff will give information about the services available to parents and children in the area

  • activities
  • adult education
  • advice & information
  • after school activities
  • baby 0-5
  • child protection
  • counselling
  • courses & classes
  • drugs & alcohol
  • education
  • family life
  • family support
  • financial
  • health & wellbeing
  • holiday activities
  • housing
  • listening services
  • mental health
  • parenting programmes
  • public health nurses
  • services for women
  • sexual health
  • social clubs
  • support services
  • teens
  • therapeutic services
  • youth services