International Men’s Day

International Men’s Day

International Men’s Day is celebrated annually on 19th November. It is an opportunity for everyone to reflect on and celebrate the men in their lives and to consider the many positive contributions that men make to family, community, culture, and society.   This year, as we remain in lockdown, the Men’s Development Network is inviting everyone … Read more

TREOIR/Kinship Care Ireland are recruiting

Applications are invited for the following full-time post: Project Co-ordinator Full-Time, 2 Years Fixed Term Contract Kinship Care is the full-time parenting of children by grandparents, older siblings, aunts, uncles, and other relatives or close friends of the family. It occurs for many reasons, for example; the death of a parent, parental substance misuse, abandonment, … Read more

Pre-Budget Submission 2021

Treoir has made a submission to the Government ahead of Budget2021. Our submission focusing on supporting financially vulnerable families in times of crisis. The COVID-19 pandemic brought to the fore the significant challenges in terms of economic wellbeing and household security faced by unmarried parents and their children. The pandemic highlighted the importance of social … Read more

Treoir’s Election Manifesto 2020

Treoir’s Election Manifesto 2020 Treoir have released our Election Manifesto. Our priority areas include: Access to Justice Reform of the Family Law System Childcare Housing Read our manifesto below and please do share this amongst your colleagues. Treoir Election Manifesto 2020 Thank you Treoir

International Day for the Eradication of Poverty

International Day for the Eradication of Poverty 07 October, 2019 Treoir, The National Federation for Unmarried Parents and their Children will hold a series of public events to mark UN Day for the Eradication of Poverty. This year the theme is Acting Together to Empower Children, Their Families and Communities to End Poverty. This was … Read more

Minister Doherty Reminds Families to Apply for Back to School Clothing and Footwear Allowance ….

….Increased Payments this year and over 239,000 children already set to benefit   Monday, 26 August, 2019 The Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection, Regina Doherty, T.D., today confirmed that over 130,000 families have received the Back to School Clothing and Footwear Allowance payment in respect of 239,230 children since July when this year’s … Read more

Information Pack for Unmarried Parents 2019 NOW Available online

Treoir publishes an Information for Unmarried Parents annually. The pack contains up-to-date legal information on issues such as guardianship, access, custody and maintenance. It also contains financial information, information on social welfare entitlements ad other essential information for unmarried parents such as registering a birth, establishing paternity, applying for passports, shared parenting etc.    If you would … Read more