National Parent’s Council: Building Resilience Seminar

April 11, 2019

Please see the following information below provided by the Post Primary National Parent’s Council.

In the competitive climate of the Irish educational system our young people need to learn what it means to have resilience. Who better to help them with this but parents and guardians, informed by those who daily work in the educational community. Equip yourselves with some of the insights and tools to assist your sons and daughters bounce back from difficulties and to enable them to achieve their full potential.

They will help you to communicate with them and give practical advice  to cope with the world they live in. This event is FREE but spaces are limited therefore pre-booking is recommended

The NPCpp “ “Building Resilience” seminar

DATE: 27th April 2019

PLACE: WIT Arena, Waterford.

 Parents, Teachers and all who work with teens are welcome to join us as our speakers present the practical side of building resilience in our children and youth. This event is FREE  but spaces are limited therefore pre-booking is recommended. To make sure of your seat book your ticket at:

The day will start at 9.30am with registration, and proceed as follows:

  • Opening address                                                          10am – 10.20am
  • Speaker Lorraine O’Connell from AIDS West              10.20 – 11.20am
  • Tea/Coffee & Scones                                                    11.20 – 11.30am
  • Speaker Sinead Raftery Pieta House                           11.30 – 12.30pm
  • Open Forum                                                                  12.30 – 1.30pm
  • Close