The Association of Lactation Consultants in Ireland (ALCI) was founded in 1990. The purpose of the Association is to promote the professional development, advancement and recognition of International Board Certified Lactation Consultants (IBCLC) for the benefit of breastfeeding infants and children, mothers, families and the wider community.
Bluebird Care is a privately owned organization. We are a network of locally owned franchise offices throughout Ireland. This network was developed with a passionate desire to be your trusted source in home based care.
Clare Childcare Committee, Ennis, Co. Clare provides information and supports the underpinning of county wide local networks and childcare support agencies. Including training, health and safety, child rights, special needs, creches, working parents, professional management and nurturing issues for all Irish childcare workers and organisations.
Family Life Services based at the Family Centre, Chapel Street, Castlebar, was established in 1994 by the Catholic Archdiocese of Tuam in association with the Western Health Board. Our principal aim is to provide all the information you require about the range of Family Life Services which are available at the Centre.
This year Gingerbread reaches yet another milestone in its existence. Today Gingerbread has been providing lone parents in Northern Ireland with advice, support, training and child care for 21 years and throughout this Annual Report we intend to celebrate these achievements.
Irish Foster Care Association was formed in 1981. Its aim is to promote and support foster care. It helps to co-ordinate the work of all those interested in foster care and it provides a forum to promote effectively the welfare of children already in foster care, and those who should be given the opportunity.