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    • Barnardos Family Guide to the Internet 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, No date)
      The Internet is a wonderful tool for research, communication, education, entertainment and business. Unfortunately, like other forms of communication, a small minority sometimes abuse it. We’ve compiled this ...
    • Caring Before Their Time? Research and Policy Perspectives on Young Carers 

      Halpenny, Ann Marie; Gilligan, Robbie (Barnardos and Children's Research Centre, 2004)
      Caring for family members is both valued and expected in Irish society.Yet, on the other hand, much informal caring goes unnoticed and is, to some extent, invisible in the development of policy in Ireland. A recent report ...
    • Children's Books for Special Needs: Family Life 

      Barnardos; Fingal County Libraries (Barnardos, 2000)
      When breakdown within a family occurs it is not always easy for the children of these families to accept or understand the implications of such a break-up. Feelings of anger, guilt, confusion and loss may be present as the ...
    • Children's Books for Special Needs: Growing Up 

      Barnardos; Fingal County Libraries (Barnardos, 2000)
      Growing up is about important things like princesses and goblins. It’s about best friends that you have ferocious fights with and making up and being inseparable all over again. It’s about being afraid of the dark but ...
    • Children's Books for Special Needs: Health 

      Barnardos; Fingal County Libraries (Barnardos, 2000)
      These books explore a wide range of health issues ranging from asthma, diabetes and visual impairment, to AIDS, eating disorders and others. They target readers between the ages of 4-15 years, offering factual insights ...
    • Every Child Matters: Families Under the Influence 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, 2002)
      Barnardos’ experience is that the use and misuse of alcohol in Irish society has grown dramatically in recent years and that this has had a major impact on children and young people. This is evident both in terms of underage ...
    • Every Child Matters: Parents Under Pressure 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, 2002)
      Families. There can be no denying their significance to all of us, both in our individual lives and in terms of their importance to society. Yet there has been surprisingly little detailed study made of the family in an ...
    • Learning About Mental Illness 

      Schizophrenia Ireland; Barnardos (Schizophrenia Ireland in association with Barnardos, 2004)
      This is a booklet to help you to understand more about what mental illness really is. It is specially designed for children whose parent, brother or sister are experiencing mental ill health