Start Strong July 2015 eNewsletter

Topics for discussion in the July issue of the Start Strong newsletter are:

  • Inter-Departmental Group: the right direction – the challenge is implementation
  • Pre-Budget Submission 2016
  • General Election Campaign – let’s make this an election for children!
  • EU pressure for childcare in Ireland
  • Consultation on new DES inspectors
  • Professionalisation – going forwards or backwards?
  • Parental leave and paternity leave

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PSI Networking Event 2015

The Parenting Support Initiative (PSI) Networking Event took place on the 17th June 2015 bringing together the 16 core projects from around the country. The theme for this year’s event “Sharing the Learning” provided the opportunity for the projects to share their experiences on Implementation – achievements and challenges; Engaging parents; and Inter-agency collaboration.  Full presentations and photos of the event here.