Press Releases

Press Releases

The Information Service
for unmarried parents
and their children

About Treoir

We provide a free, confidential, specialist information service for unmarried parents, living together or apart, their extended families and those working with them.

Information is available on Legal, Social Welfare and Parenting issues.

Latest News & Events

Men’s role in care needs to be recognised and promoted in our Constitution

Date: Wednesday, 28 February 2024 Time: 11.00am – 12.30pm Location: Men’s Development Network, Equality House, 49-50 O’Connell St, Waterford, X91 E866. A media briefing in support of the #YesYes referendum campaign will be hosted by Men’s Development Network (MDN) and Treoir, the National Information Service for Non-Marital Families, in Waterford this Wednesday,...

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Senior Information and Training Officer

We are seeking a dynamic experienced professional, who is passionate about providing high quality and supportive information to families and professionals to join our team and continue the great work achieved over many years with our National Information Service. The successful candidate will have leadership, research and operational abilities with...

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Coalition of civil society organisations welcomes announcement of Care and Family referendum

Press Release 28 November 2023  A coalition of six civil society organisations including the National Women’s Council, Family Carers Ireland, One Family, Treoir, Independent Living Movement Ireland, and SIPTU has welcomed the announcement of a referendum on 8 March 2024 to amend parts of the Constitution dealing with the family, care and ‘women’s role within the home’. Each of...

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Parents who share parenting should start planning their Christmas arrangements now

Wednesday 22nd of November 2023  “Parents who share parenting time or share access and custody should plan their Christmas arrangements with the other parent in plenty of time before Christmas.” “In Treoir, we really understand that sharing access and custody at Christmas can be incredibly stressful for parents, children and the wider extended family when...

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Call for early intervention services for ‘non-resident’ fathers

Issued by Treoir Tuesday October 17, 2023. Call for early intervention services for ‘non-resident’ fathers Report recommends ‘Child Contact Centres’ for families not living together affected by housing Reform of Guardianship for non-married fathers needs to progress A new report on the experiences of fathers who do not live with...

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