Childrens’ services plan published

Fergus Finlay, chief executive of Barnardos, launched the three year Children & Young People’s Work Plan of South Tipperary Children’s Services Committee at Spafield Family Resource Centre, last Wednesday.

Fergus Finlay, chief executive of Barnardos, launched the three year Children & Young People’s Work Plan of South Tipperary Children’s Services Committee at Spafield Family Resource Centre, last Wednesday.

Fergus said that Children’s Services Committees around Ireland were proving to be good models of inter-agency planning and action. He commended the South Tipperary Children’s Services Committee for producing a Work Plan. The Work Plan identifies priority areas for action, including mental health, early school leaving, vulnerable families and early years childhood development.