Waterford Directory of Services - Children & Young People's Services Committee

Waterford Directory of Services

Children & Young People's Services Committee

Childcare & Education

Treo work with people aged 16 to 23 years of age. The main aim is to support each person to reduce their criminal activity, encourage & support them make more positive choices and move forward with their lives. This in turn makes Waterford a safer and healthier community to live. We also support the families of service users. Treo is a QQI accredited centre. Each Service user can choose from a range of in-house education & training programmes:
Gym Literacy/Numeracy
Swimming
Computers
Boxing Skills
Repairing/Servicing Machines and Tools
Driving Lesson
DJing
Music lessons & Music Production
Communications & Maths Relaxation
Preparing Food
Repairing/Servicing Bicycles
Counselling
Carpentry & Making Furniture
Independent Living Crime Awareness & Management
Sober activities
Scrap Art
Peer Support

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Work with schools and other relevant services to secure better educational outcomes for children and young people.

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Under the Child Care Act 1991 and Early Years Services Regulations 2016, in the assigned operational area of County Waterford and South Kilkenny. Prepare reports in respect of these services suitable for publication (118 services in total).
The Investigation of complaints received in regard to any Early Years Services in the assigned operational area of County Waterford or South Kilkenny.
Provide advice and information to early years service providers,
Provide advice and information on Early Years Services to members of the public, Tusla staff, and external agencies.

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Set up as part of Department of Education and Skills (DES) DEIS Strategy Delivering Equality of Opportunity in Schools. Its aim is to increase the numbers of young people staying in primary and second level school and in doing so improve the numbers of pupils who successfully complete the Senior Cycle, or the equivalent.

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