There will be 3 events across the county. Each event will run from 10-2 and consist of 4 half hour information talk slots. In addition to the talks there will be information stands at each from a variety of services from the Community, HSE and Tusla Services. It has also been agreed to run the Fair to coincide with the Minding Me Sessions that ParentStop have done over the past number of years in the various areas. Therefore there will be therapies and other treatments available at the sessions.
The talks will last for 20 minutes followed by 10 minutes question and answer sessions. At each event the running order for the talks will be
• 10 -10:30am Managing Sleep Difficulties in Children and young People Denise Gillespie (Denise’s times for Donegal Town will be 12:15)
• 10:45-11:15 Managing challenging Behaviour in Children and Young People Representative from CAMHS
• 11:30-12:00 On Line Safety in Donegal Representative from DYS
• 12:15-12:45 Minding Me Parental Self Care Representative from ParentStop.
The session in Donegal Town is on Tuesday 20th October is being hosted by the Donegal Town FRC and been supported by Parentstop and Tir Boghaine Teo.
The Session in Inishowen is being held on Wednesday 21st October and is being hosted through IFAN and will be held in Spraoi agus Sport in Carndonagh, supported by Parentstop.
The Session in Letterkenny is going ahead on Thursday 22nd October and is being hosted through the Library and supported by Parentstop.