Now showing items 1-20 of 21

    • 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. ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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!
    • Your Child Returning to School: Wellbeing Tip Sheet for Parents 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, 2020)
      When children have had a break from school they may experience a range of feelings about returning. Some children may feel anxious, nervous, scared, others may feel excited and delighted, some children may feel a mix of ...
    • Back to School Survey 2020: Covid 19 

      Demirel, Bercem; Fleming, Padraic; Kelly, Niamh; O'Hara, Jodie (Barnardos, 2020)
      In total, 1,765 parents completed the Barnardos Back to School Survey in 2020. A total of 255 respondents also completed a separate Children and Young People’s Back to School Survey. The majority of parents who took the ...
    • Promoting Wellbeing in your Team 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, 2020)
      As early learning and care settings begin to reopen, many early years educators will be looking forward to returning to work. Others will understandably be anxious as they make the transition back. We have heard a lot about ...
    • Returning to School 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, 2020)
      Tips for older children returning to school.
    • A Look Back on 2020 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, 2020)
      Activity to encourage children to reflect on 2020 and plan for 2021.
    • Services Provided During the First Covid Lockdown 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, 2020)
      Breakdown of the services provided by Barnardos during the first four weeks of the Covid lockdown.
    • Children's Roadmap Phase 1 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, 2020)
      From this week Leo Varadkar and his friends have made a plan for reopening Ireland. This is called a 'roadmap' and lets us know when we can get back school, visit our grannies and grandads and when we can go on our holidays!
    • Impact on Family Life During Covid 19 Pandemic 

      Fleming, Padraic; O'Hara, Jodie (Barnardos, 2020-05)
      Since the beginning of the Covid-19 pandemic, Barnardos has been providing essential social care and family support services to over 1,700 families. The purpose of this survey was to help us understand the impact of Covid-19 ...
    • Children's Roadmap Phase 2 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, 2020-06-08)
      The ‘roadmap’ is going into Phase 2 this week. This means a few extra shops will be open, we can go a little further away to visit granny & grandad and go to the playground!
    • Children's Roadmap Phase 3 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, 2020-06-29)
      The ‘roadmap’ is going into Phase 3 this week. Lots more shops will be open & even more places to play and visit.
    • Supporting One Parent Families During and After the Covid-19 Crisis 

      Children's Rights Alliance; Society of St. Vincent de Paul; National Women's Council; Barnardos; Focus Ireland; Dress for Success Dublin; One Family; FLAC (Free Legal Advice Centres); SPARK (Single Parents Acting for the Rights of our Kids); Trecoir (Barnardos, 2020-09-14)
      As a group of organisations working with children and families and some of the most vulnerable groups in Irish Society, we are making this submission to the Special Committee on COVID-19 Response to ensure the needs of ...
    • Supporting Young Children Experiencing Adversity During Covid 19 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, 2021)
      In most early years settings there are children who live in situations where there are risk factors for their wellbeing, learning and development. Such risk factors include poverty and social isolation, discrimination, ...
    • Supporting Your Child's Emotional Well-Being on Their Return to Early Learning and Care 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, No date)
      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, No date)
      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 ...
    • Early Years Teams: Maintaining Relationships with Children and Families 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, No date)
      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 ...
    • Returning to School: Tip Sheet for Young Children 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, No date)
      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 ...