Our Fáilte Isteach conversational English classes have started up again in Bray and Kilcoole.
Members of Bray Area Partnership’s Disability Network met with councillors over a cuppa recently to talk about issues for people with disabilities and present their Key Asks for what they want councillors do to improve the lives of people with disabilities living in the Bray and Greystones areas.
Bray Area Partnership is inviting applications from local social enterprises operating in the Bray and North Wicklow areas for the Small Capital Grants Scheme, recently announced by Mr Michael Ring TD, Minister for Rural and Community Development.
Our BAP Youth Mental Health Network is collaborating with Jigsaw to engage with young people in a Youth Mental Health Summit in Bray on 22nd November.
Bray Area Partnership is asking local community and voluntary groups and others to complete a very brief online survey to explore interest and need for a potential new Community Hub for Bray - and please do share it with others!
Our BAP Disability Network held its October meeting in RehabCare Bray. We were delighted to welcome new members from Autism Initiatives Wicklow. As well as sharing information on how we can all work together more effectively to meet the needs of people with disabilities in the local area, members discussed:
Bray Area Partnership has been successful in securing significant funding for a Social Prescribing project for the Bray and North Wicklow area, through the Sláintecare Integration Fund.
Our new project is called ASPIRE – which stands for Adult Social Prescribing for Individual Resilience and Empowerment.
Our free six-week Parents Plus Adolescents Programme is an evidence-based parenting course that promotes effective communication and positive relationships in families with adolescents aged 11 to 16 years. The next course starts on Wednesday 16th October 2019.
Bray Area Partnership's Head Office has moved!
Our new offices are close by in the Boulevard Centre on the Quinsborough Road in Bray - with the entrance just around the corner in Galtrim Park - opposite the side entrance to Molloy's Cafe.
As we're still doing work to the inside of our new offices, please call to make an appointment rather than dropping in!