This is a time of many physical, mental, emotional, and social changes, they make more of their own choices about friends, sports studying and school.



This is a series of workshops for families to explore their local environment, develop new skills, knowledge and confidence in nature and the outdoors. Connecting communities and improving social, health and well-being for families.

Coffee morning to provide information to families in the local area about the services West Galway Family Services provide.

As part of Tusla Awareness Week, we are inviting you to call in for a Tea/Coffee and find out what services and programmes we are offering during the Autumn and Winter Months. 

For Parents experiencing intimidating, abusive or controlling behaviour from their children.

Venue: Ballybane Community Centre Aimed at: Juniors-10 to 14 year olds Seniors-14 to 18 year olds Date/Time: Tuesday Junior – 4pm Senior – 5.30pm Description: All girls group where you can learn to roller skate, […]

Venue: Property Registration Authority Building Golf Links Rd. Roscommon Aimed at: Professionals and volunteers who work young people Date/Time: 11th April 2018 10am – 4pm Description: 1 day workshop for those who work or volunteer […]

Venue: West Galway Family Services Aimed at: Parents Date/Time: 16:00 to 17:30 Thursday 21th February to 9th May Programme will run for 6 weeks two week break for Easter holidays Description: Helping Hands is a […]

Venue: West Galway Family Services Aimed at: The NVR Programme is suitable for any parent who feels controlled, intimidated, threatened or feels that they have to adapt their own behaviour because of threats or use […]

Venue: Rahoon Family Centre Aimed at: 13-18 year olds Date/Time: Thursdays 5.15pm-6.45pm Description: Guided meditations and stress management techniques.

Venue: Corrach Bui, Westside Youth Project Aimed at: 10-12 year olds Date/Time: `Thursdays 3.00pm-4.00pm Description: variety of arts, crafts, sports and basic cookery.

  • activities
  • adult education
  • advice & information
  • after school activities
  • baby 0-5
  • child protection
  • children 6 - 12 years
  • counselling
  • education
  • family support
  • health & wellbeing
  • holiday activities
  • listening services
  • mental health
  • parenting programmes
  • public health nurses
  • services for women
  • support services
  • teens
  • therapeutic services
  • youth services