South Tipp Consortium receives grant for ‘Incredible Years Programme’

Group pictured at launch of the 'Incredible Years' Programme.
The South Tipperary Consortium (part of the South Tipperary Childrens Services Committee) is delighted to announce having secured very generous funding from the Tony Ryan Fund for Tipperary at The Community Foundation for Ireland.

The South Tipperary Consortium (part of the South Tipperary Childrens Services Committee) is delighted to announce having secured very generous funding from the Tony Ryan Fund for Tipperary at The Community Foundation for Ireland.

The grant received will allow for the roll out of the ‘Incredible Years Programme’ across primary schools and communities in South Tipperary for 2 years beginning immediately. ‘Incredible Years’ is a research based, proven, effective programme for increasing childrens social and emotional competence at home and at school.

These parenting programmes will be delivered in local communities by agency personnel who will be specifically training through the Tony Ryan Fund in the Incredible Years Programme.If you are interested in participating contact Deirdre O’Dwyer, Project Coordinator, South Tipperary Development Company on 052-7442652, 086-1703473 or info@stdc.ie