Wed Feb 21st: Coping with Grief and loss – Our first talk is by Patricia Hannon Bereavement and loss Counsellor who will speak about the different emotions and stages of grief and how it affects us all individually. Patricia will share from her own personal experience and from the many people she has supported throughout the years. She will also outline how we can best help and support a person who has experienced the loss of a loved one.
Wed Feb 28th : Family and Spirituality – Dominic Peron is a broadcaster with a Christian radio station and will speak about faith and family. As a father himself of young children Dominic will share his insights on why faith is important and ways of nurturing this faith in our families.
Wed March 14th : Internet safety and drug and Alcohol Awareness - Hugh Brady will give insights on how to keep our children safe on the internet, what parents have to look out for and what practical steps to take to ensure this safety. Grainne Duignan works with the Foroige on the Youth Alcohol and drug education/prevention project and will speak about drug and Alcohol use in our young people and the programmes that is being currently run with our youth here in Ballinamore.
All Talks will take place in Ballinamore Community Centre at 8pm. Everyone most welcome.