Our services and activities take place daytime and some evenings and weekends.
Portlaoise Family Resource Centre is committed to providing a range of supports and services to families to make the day-to-day challenges of family life a little easier to manage.
EARLY LEARNING CENTRE
Through Suaimhneas Community Crèche we provide a range of services to suit parents & children.
We provide a range of activities, projects & programmes for young people of all ages including Forόige Club, M&M Youth Group, After Club and Youth IT Projects and Activities.
COURSES & GROUPS
We host several groups including Women’s Group, Men’s Group, Parent and Toddler Group and Meditation Group.
We can support you in setting up, preparing for meetings, dealing with issues & liaising with the Local authority.
COUNSELLING & PSYCHOTHERAPY
We provide a low-cost Counselling service for individuals, couples, children & families. We operate a sliding scale fees policy to enable people to avail of the service at a price they can afford to pay.
CHILDREN'S PLAY THERAPY
Play Therapy is an effective form of therapy for children with a wide range of emotional and behavioural difficulties including depression, anxiety, aggression and issues relating to difficult life experiences such as abuse, bereavement and loss, family breakdown / separation, domestic violence and trauma (ACE’s).
GAMBLING THERAPY & FAMILY SUPPORT
We provide counselling for people experiencing problem gambling, including those impacted by the gambler’s behaviour. Our service is confidential.