Family Supports / Resources
compiled by our Parents' Association
especially for Covid School Closure
Message from Teresa Quinn, Chairperson of our PA
Manager, Zero2six Family Support Service & The Edge Project,
Túsla Child & Family Agency
We hope you and your family are keeping well.
We understand that this is a very strange and difficult time for many families and would like to bring to your attention the following support services which are available in the Castlebar area.
The attached flyers have a comprehensive list of support services and include the following:
Le Cheile are coordinating the Food cloud service and many other supports, please see attached flyer;
Meals on wheels:
Meals on wheels service are kindly offering free meals ( usually charge 5euro) to families in-need in the Castlebar and surrounding areas (up to 16km radius). The meals are cooked in the morning; blast frozen and sealed in a microwavable dish. The meals will last for two days in the fridge.
Please contact Deirdre directly on 094 90 21378.
St Vincent De Paul:
St Vincent De Paul are offering support to families in the form of non perishable food and their usual supports;
Foróige Youth Services:
Foróige youth and Family Support services are offering some online supports to young people.
For further information contact: Michelle Reynolds 086 4180159
Other Useful numbers at a glance:
· Garda Station: 094 9038200
· Mayo Women’s Support Service: 094 9025409
· Mayo Rape Crisis Centre: 086 1659063
· Tusla, Child and Family Agency: 094 9049136
· Order of Malta: 087 707 4514