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    • Wellbeing Tip Sheet for Parents 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, ND)
      Your children may have a range of feelings about going back to school. Some children may feel anxious, nervous, scared, others may feel excited and delighted, some children may feel a mix of these feelings. This tip sheet ...
    • Returning to School: Tip Sheet for Young People 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, ND)
      You may be feeling happy and excited about returning to school or perhaps you are feeling nervous and worried. You might even be feeling a mix of all of these . . .That’s OK!
    • Returning to School: Tip Sheet for Young Children 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, ND)
      Back to School. Soon you will return to school, seeing all your teachers & friends again. We know that some of you are feeling excited about this and others are feeling sad and worried. Here's a few tips to help you settle ...
    • Get With It! A Guide to Cyberbullying 

      National Centre for Technology in Education; Office for Internet Safety; Barnardos (Barnardos, ND)
      The ease of access to powerful communication tools such as social networking websites, video and photograph sharing sites, internet enabled camera-phones and games consoles means that, all over the world, people are saying ...
    • Supporting Children's Emotional Well-Being in the Transition to Early Learning and Care 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, ND)
      As preparations are under way for the re-opening of early learning and care (ELC) settings under Covid-19 guidelines, it is important that we recognise the emotional impact the return to settings will have for young children. ...
    • Supporting Your Child's Emotional Well-Being on Their Return to Early Learning and Care 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, ND)
      As Early Learning and Care settings reopen, you might be thinking about your child’s return to preschool, childminder or crèche. You may be looking forward to getting back to some kind of normality, but for your child the ...
    • Renewing Teamwork on the Return to Early Learning and Care 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, ND)
      Good teamwork has benefits for everyone in early learning and care, including educators, children and families. Starting back to work in the current circumstances after Covid19 lockdown is likely to be stressful, making ...
    • Patients. Parents. People. Towards integrated supports and services for families experiencing mental health difficulties. 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, ND)
      In recent years pressures on parents have increased, with austerity budgets cutting child support payments and increasing costs. Barnardos has more than 40 services across the country and staff are reporting that poor ...
    • Early Years Teams: Working Together During Covid-19 Crisis 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, ND)
      In these times of uncertainty, we recognise that the stress coming from the closure of services has affected everyone in the Early Learning and Care sector and it has been an upsetting time for all. It has also changed the ...
    • Early Years Teams: Maintaining Relationships with Children and Families 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, ND)
      During these difficult and scary times, we all have worries about our families, our friends and ourselves. Some of you might also be thinking about the children and families who avail of your services. As an early years ...
    • Covid-19: Tips for Older Children Returning to School 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, ND)
      Soon you will return to school, seeing all your teachers & friends again. We know that some of you are feeling excited about this and others are feeling sad and worried. Here's a few tips to help you settle back into your ...
    • Reading With Your Toddler 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, ND)
      Reading with your toddler is a valuable way to spend precious time together. It is also one of the most significant experiences to help your child learn language. The key to sharing books with your toddler is to look for ...
    • Helping Your Child to Develop Numeracy Skills 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, ND)
      Numeracy includes number and counting, matching, recognising shapes and patterns, and understanding measurements and space. Children’s early experiences of numeracy should be based on first-hand experiences of the things ...
    • Reading With Your Baby 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, ND)
      Reading with babies is a valuable way to spend precious time together. New babies will not understand the words you read in the beginning but a familiar voice and cuddling are exactly what babies need. Books should be ...
    • Helping Your Baby to Develop Language 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, ND)
      The main thing you can do to help your baby develop good communication and language skills is to talk to your baby as much as you can. Babies learn to talk by hearing other people talking.
    • What Do We Mean by Numeracy? 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, ND)
      Numeracy is more than just being able to ‘do sums’. It is about having the confidence and competence to use numbers and think mathematically in everyday life. This covers so many things from understanding concepts of time, ...
    • Reading With Your Young Child 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, ND)
      Tips for reading with your young child.
    • What Do We Mean By Literacy? 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, ND)
      Literacy has previously been thought of as just the skills of reading and writing. Today we know that literacy is about being able to read and understand various forms of communication, not just books, but spoken language, ...
    • Your Guardian ad Litem 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, ND)
      Booklet explaining to children the role of a Guardian ad Litem.
    • Guardian ad Litem Privacy Notice for Children and Young People 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, ND)
      This leaflet is called a Privacy Notice. It tells you who the service is for, how its keeps your information private, when we need to share it, why, and your privacy rights. Ask your Guardian if you have any questions about ...