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Help For Parents

Parenting can be challenging at times, especially when your child is in post-primary school.  There are many services available that can provide parenting information, advice and support.

NPCpp Parent Information

Parentline

ISPCC Parent Hub

Your Mental Health

Parent Associations

Parent Associations play important role in the post primary education of our children. They ensure the parents have their voices heard. Here are some resources to help you with setting up and running a successful parent association.

Guide to the Education System (Dept of Education & Skills)

Parents’ Association Guidelines (NPCpp)

Sample Guidelines for a Local Parent Association Constitution (NPCpp)

Education Policy and Legislation

Some useful links to the legislation relevant to parents of children in post-primary schools.

Education and Training Boards Act 2013

The Education Act 1988 

Education Welfare Act 2000

Disability Bill 2001

The main functions of the ETB’s are as follows:

  • Plan provision of education services
  • Ensure provision is economical, efficient & effective
  • Adopt and submit education plan
  • Adopt and submit service plan
  • Consult with BOM, Students, Parents, ETB Staff and other ETB’s where appropriate
Cavan & Monaghan ETB

Monaghan HQ – 047 30888

Cavan Office – 049 4331044

Cork ETB

Cork HQ – 021 4907 100

City of Dublin ETB

Ballsbridge HQ – 01 668 0614

Donegal ETB

Letterkenny HQ – 074 916 1600

Dublin & Dun Laoghaire ETB

Tallaght HQ – 01 452 9600

Galway & Roscommon ETB

HQ – 091 874 500

Galway Office – 091 549 400

Roscommon Office – 090 662 6151

Kerry ETB

Tralee HQ – 066 712 1488

Kildare & Wicklow ETB

Naas HQ – 045 988 000

Wicklow Office – 0404 60 500

Kilkenny & Carlow ETB

Kilkenny Office – 056 777 0966

Carlow Office – 059 913 8560

Laois & Offaly ETB

Portlaoise HQ – 057 862 1352

Tullamore Office – 057 934 9400

Limerick & Clare ETB

Limerick HQ – 061 442 100

Ennis Office – 065 682 8107

Longford & Westmeath ETB

Mullingar HQ – 044 934 8389

Longford Office – 043 333 4000

Louth & Meath ETB

Louth Office – 042 933 4047

Navan Office – 046 906 8200

Mayo, Sligo & Leitrim ETB

Castlebar HQ – 094 902 4188

Sligo Office – 071 914 5025

Carrick-on-Shannon Office – 071 962 0024

Tipperary ETB

Nenagh HQ – 067 31250

Clonmel Office – 052 612 1067

Waterford & Wexford ETB

Wexford HQ – 053 912 3799

Waterford Office – 051 874 007

Dungarvan Office – 058 41780

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