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    • 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 ...
    • 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, ...
    • Mindful Moments 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, ND)
      Mindful Moments: Breathing; Touch; Scent and Taste; Sound; Body.
    • Wellbeing for Parents: Let's Control the Controllable 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, ND)
      As a parent in lockdown in Ireland right now, there is lots that is out of our control. We can’t do much about the schools and crèches being closed, we can’t take short breaks to the countryside or city to unwind, and we ...
    • ChildLinks Issue 1 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, 1993)
      The National Children's Resource Centre was Officially opened on the 15 February 1993 by the Minister for Health Mr Brendan Howlin in response to the need for a centralised information gathering and dissemination agency ...
    • ChildLinks Issue 3 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, 1994)
      It could be argued that the potential for improving the situation of children in Ireland has never been better. A number of factors combine to make this the case. These include the government's commitment to resource ...
    • ChildLinks Issue 4 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, 1994)
      The Kilkenny Incest Case, the case of abuse and neglect of Kelly Fitzgerald and the other current controversial inquiries taking placien = residential centres has focused much public attention on the issue of child ...
    • ChildLinks Issue 2 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, 1994)
      There have been several interesting developments in relation to the National Children's Resource Centre since the first issue Of Childlinks. The first anniversary of the Centre was celebrated with the publication of the ...
    • ChildLinks Issue 2: Family Support Services 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, 1995)
      Over the next two years the focus of those working with children and their families is likely to be concentrated on the implementation of the Child Care Act 1991. The provisions of the Act, and attendant regulations, covers ...
    • ChildLinks Issue 3: Fostering 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, 1995)
      Welcome to sections 3-6 of the Child Care Act 1991. These long awaited sections are among the most important ‘nuts and bolts’ of the Child Care Act. They affect children who are most at risk, that is those who are at ...
    • ChildLinks Issue 1 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, 1995)
      Childcare issues continue to occupy space in our national papers. Some of the concerns raised can be viewed as having a negative focus in that they describe situations in which a child has suffered death, injury or abuse. ...
    • ChildLinks Issue 1: Children and Domestic Violence 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, 1996)
      In this issue, children and domestic violence, recent changes in legislation, the MOVE programme and domestic violence statistics.
    • ChildLinks Issue 1: Children on the Streets 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, 1997)
      This edition of Childlinks is concerned with the issues related to children on the street and outlines some research and practice initiatives that seek to highlight and ameliorate the situation of children on the street, ...
    • Partners in Childcare: Issue 1 

      Barnardos (Barnardos, 1998)
      Welcome: to Partners in Child Care (P.I.C.) Newsletter. This new Quarterly Newsletter has been developed as part of Barnardos child care information, training and support programme for a Partnerships funded by Area ...