Treoir works to promote the rights and best interests of unmarried parents and their children in Ireland. Treoir met the Minister for Children, Frances Fitzgerald TD, on the 19th of October 2011 to express its concerns about issues affecting unmarried parents. Pictured at the meeting in Leinster House were Margaret Dromey (CEO, Treoir); Frances Fitzgerald (Minister … Read moreTreoir meets Minister for Children
“My son’s relationship has ended and I don’t see my grandchild anymore. What can I do?” “I’m minding my grandchild full-time. Can I get legal rights to my grandchild (guardianship)?” “My son’s girlfriend has just had a baby. What are his legal rights?” These are some of the questions that are answered in Being there for … Read moreLaunch of ‘Being there for them’ New Edition
Articles: Grandparents before time, Growing up in Scotland, The Real Deal, Teen Parent Support Programme.
The Civil Partnership and Certain Rights and Obligations of Cohabitants Act 2010 introduced new rights and responsibilities for cohabitants, opposite and same sex, who are living together for 5 years and for 2 years where they have a child. The Family Support Agency has funded Treoir to run an information campaign around the cohabitants part … Read moreTreoir Cohabitants Campaign
Topics Include: New Publication – Young Parents Survival Guide(Ed2) Changes to the Back to Education Scheme for 2010/11 Statistics.
Guidelines for obtaining consent for non-emeregency treatment from parents of children and young people under the age of 18 years Teenage Pregnancy more opportunity than catastrophe, says study.
Information for young parents in education The Real Deal peer education progtamme Statistics.
Topics Include: Vital Statistics 2007. Hidden Fathers Supporting young single fathers at the margins Working with Fathers. TPSP News.
Topics Include: Information for Young Parents in Education. Student Parent Coordinator in Mary Immaculate College Limerick. Parliamentary Questions. TPSP News.
Topics Include: Young Parent Survival Guide. Links: young parent services in Cork. Supporting young fathers – a study. TPSP page .