OMC – Office of the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs – www.omc.gov.ie : The OMC is a new division within the Department of Health and Children. Having full representation at Cabinet meetings, this department focuses primarily on issues of welfare, education, childcare and justice. Visit this site for information on policies, projects, participation and scholarships.
Irish Health.com – www.irishhealth.com : Irish Health.com is a national, independent, healthcare website dedicated to providing comprehensive, practical advice and information on all medical and healthcare issues. A useful site for all parents, and parents-to-be, requiring the latest health news and expert advice.
Un-married and Separated Parents of Ireland – www.uspi.ie
We aim to promote and support the role of the non-marital and separated parent in Ireland. To help Mothers and Fathers gain their rights in a fair and unbiased manner putting the child/rens rights to know and be loved by both parents Foremost. To overcome discrimination and isolation surrounding the non-marital and separated family / parents.
Immigrant Council of Ireland – www.immigrantcouncil.ie : The Immigrant Council of Ireland is a national, independent, non-governmental organisation dedicated to promoting and protecting the rights of immigrants in Ireland. For inquiries regarding asylum or citizenship, visit this site for all necessary information on the immigration system and process, laws and policies.
ParentLine –www.parentline.ie : Parentline is a confidential helpline for parents, carers and guardians. All calls are handled by our fully trained, volunteer facilitators, dealing with all issues encountered by those raising children; from parenting tips and courses, fundraisers and events, to postnatal depression. Lines are open Mon – Friday.
USFI – Unmarried & Separated Families of Ireland – www.usfi.ie : The USFI (Unmarried and Separated Families of Ireland) is a non-profit organisation set up to assist parents who are separated or unmarried. Providing support and protection, this group strives to promote positive social policies for all families. This site contains useful for information on training courses, legal advice and court applications as well as providing counselling and support. Click here to know more about our DNA paternity tests.