Parenting Adolescents Programme

Parents Plus Adolescents Programme poster with images of parents and adolescents
Tuesday, April 26, 2022

We're currently recruiting for our next free six-week Parents Plus Adolescents Programme, starting on 26th April 2022. 

This programme is practical, solutions-focused and draws on parents' strengths. 

Suitable for parents and people caring for adolescents aged 11-16 years, including those with additional needs such as ADHD.

Topics covered include:

  • Getting to know and connecting with your teenager
  • Communicating positively and effectively
  • Building your teenager’s self-esteem and confidence
  • Negotiating rules and boundaries
  • Teaching teenagers responsibility
  • Positive discipline for teenagers
  • Managing conflict
  • Solving problems together

"Since the programme I have succeeded in communicating more positively and avoid areas of conflict with my teenager."

"I really enjoyed talking to other parents who were going through the same thing."

Programme Eligibility

You must live in Bray or Greystones Municipal District areas and belong to one of these groups: 

  • Unemployed person
  • Low Income Worker
  • Disadvantaged Family
  • Lone Parent
  • New Community
  • Person living in a disadvantaged area
  • Traveller
  • Person with a Disability
  • Disadvantaged Children and Families
  • Disadvantaged  Women
  • Roma
  • Substance Misusers

For more information or to reserve your place call 01 286 8266 or email

This course is funded by our Social Inclusion and Community Activation Programme (SICAP).