Tusla - Ireland's Child & Family Agency

National Fostering Week - Local Events

During National Fostering Week our fostering teams will be out and about in local communities.  Our in person information events provide a unique opportunity to find out more about fostering from our teams.  You will see below details of where our teams will be during the week, please come along to any event that suits you - our teams will be delighted to answer any questions you may have. 

Area

Details

Date/Time

Kerry

Listowel: The Listowel Arms Hotel, Tuesday 17th of October

17th October - 6.30pm to 7.30pm

Louth

Coffee Morning with Diane Hanly Psychotherapist as Guest Speaker, Monasterboice Inn, Co Louth

Tues 17th Oct – 10am – 12 noon

Meath

‘Bring a Friend’ coffee morning. Venue: Ardboyne Hotel Navan Co Meath

Monday 16th October – 10:30am. – 12.30pm

Monaghan

Information Stand - Monaghan Town centre

Monday 16th Oct & Friday 20th Oct

Cavan

Information Stand - Cavan Town Centre

Friday 20th October

Wicklow

St Johns Gaa club in Ballinteer

18th October – 3pm - 5.30pm

Dublin South Central

Information Session – Ballyfermot library

Mon 16th October – 12 noon - 3.30pm

Dublin South Central

Information Session – Ballyroan library

Tue 17th October -  12 noon - 3.30pm

Dublin South Central

Information Session – Ballyfermot library

Wed 18th October -  12 noon - 3.30pm

Donegal

Information event - Station House Hotel Letterkenny, Co Donegal

Tue 17th October – 6.30pm to 9pm

Donegal

Information Event - Tusla Fostering recruitment office , St Conal’s hospital, Letterkenny. Co Donegal.

26th October – 11am  - 2pm

Limerick

Coffee Morning. - Primary Care Building,   Station Road Ennis V95TY43

9th November 10am to 12 noon

Dublin North City

Find out More about Fostering with Tusla – community information evening with experienced foster carers – St helena’s Finglas

25th October  - 7pm – 9pm

Dublin North

Information Stand - Blanchardstown Library Saturday

14th of October 10am to 1pm

Dublin North

Information Stand  - Donaghmede Shopping Centre

Monday 16th of October 10am to 1pm

Dublin North

Tea for two, three or more - The Riasc Centre, Swords

Tuesday 17th of October 10am to 1pm

Dublin North

Information Stand - Belmayne Community Hub

Wednesday 18th of October 10am to 1pm

Dublin North

Aster Family Centre, Balbriggan  – pop up information stand

Thursday 19th of October 10am to 1pm

Galway

Foster Carers Connect Café, ‘do you know someone thinking of becoming a foster carer?’ , please bring them along to hear and learn all about fostering a child or young person over a cuppa’ - Tusla Building Loughrea,Galway

Wednesday 18th  October - 10.30am – 12.30am

Galway

Fostering Information Event – all you need to know about becoming a foster carer - Tusla Building Loughrea,Galway

Wednesday 18th 10.30 – 12.30

Galway

Foster Carers Connect Café, ‘do you know someone thinking of becoming a foster carer?’ , please bring them along to hear and learn all about fostering a child or young person over a cuppa’ - Claregalway Hotel, Galway

Thursday 19th October - 10.30am – 12.30am

Tipperary

Information Stand – Supervalu - Cahir

Thursday 19th October – 10am – 13.30pm

Roscommon

Coffee morning, Durkins, Ballaghaderreen

Wednesday 4th October  @ 11a.m. – 1p.m

Roscommon

Coffee Evening Hannon’s Hotel, Athlone Road, Roscommon

Tuesday 10th October @ 7p.m. – 9.00p.m.

Sligo

Screening of the film “An Cailin Ciuin” in the Omniplex Cinema, Wine Street, Sligo.  This will be an opportunity to meet up in a social environment with other foster carers and social workers. Please feel free to bring a friend or family member who may be interested in fostering in the future.

Wednesday 18th October at 10.30am

Sligo

Book Launch: “A Bright Light”  - Stories and artwork by children from families who foster in counties Leitrim and Sligo will take place in The Model, Sligo.

Wednesday 1st November - 12noon - 2pm

Leitrim 

Screening of the film “An Cailin Ciuin” in Carrick Cineplex, Sligo Road, Carrick on Shannon.  This will be an opportunity to meet up in a social environment with other foster carers and social workers. Please feel free to bring a friend or family member who may be interested in fostering in the future.

Thursday 19th October at 10.30am

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