Providing information on parenting supports and services in Kildare and Wicklow

Who We Are

Children are playing together
The Kildare West Wicklow Parenting Training and Support Forum is a multi-agency forum that was established by the Health Services Executive (HSE) in 2009.

The current members of the Forum are:

  • Co. Kildare LEADER Partnership
  • Curragh PRIDE Family Resource Centre
  • Foróige
  • Health Services Executive (HSE) – Public Health Nursing, Primary Care Social Work, Primary Care Psychology
  • Kildare Children & Young People’s Services Committee
  • Kildare County Childcare Committee
  • Kildare Library Service
  • Kildare & Wicklow Education & Training Board
  • Kildare Youth Services
  • Newbridge Family Resource Centre
  • Tusla
  • Wicklow County Childcare Committee

The purpose of the Forum is to provide an opportunity for information-sharing about supports for parents, highlighting needs and gaps and responding to these in a more coordinated way.