WE WILL SUPPORT YOU FOR AS LONG AS YOU FEEL YOU NEED SUPPORT.YOU ARE NOT ALONE.
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Child & Youth Service

ADAPT’s Child and Youth Service aims to:

  • promote the right of children and young people to have their voices heard and their needs met
  • provide children and young people with the safety and freedom they need to be themselves and have confidence in their ability to make positive life choices
  • work creatively and safely with children and young people and their mothers in relation to their experiences of domestic abuse

 

The Child & Youth Service is a large, bright and airy facility with a team of professional, highly qualified, and experienced staff. Staff are trained to support children who have experienced domestic abuse in their family. This service is registered TULSA pre school service.

The service caters for children from birth to eighteen years of age and can accommodate up to 56 children at any one time. The facilicty is divided into different zones for children of different ages:

  • The Green Room  - children under 2 years
  • The Clubhouse - children aged between 2 years and 17 years
  • The Chill Out Room -ADAPT sensory room

The service is open Monday to Friday from 9:15 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. If you are staying in the refuge or transitional housing,taking part in training programmes, or using any of the following services you can enrol your children in the Child and Youth Service:

  • Outreach
  • Court accompaniment
  • Support groups or other groups
  • Breaking the Silence Project

 

Click on the pictures below to see some of the facilities and activities available in the Child and Youth Service.

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