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

Waterford Directory of Services

Children & Young People's Services Committee

Educational Supports Services

NEPS provides psychological services in public and private primary and post-primary schools and in related educational centres. NEPS is a service of the Department of Education and Skills and aims to support the personal, social and educational development of all children through the application of psychological theory and practice in education.

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NLN provides supported training and education for those with disabilities or those in need of additional supports.

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P.A.C.T provide suitable activities to facilitate personal development, promote civic responsibility, and improve long-term employability prospects. The projects may also work with young people who are significantly at risk of becoming involved in anti-social and/or criminal behaviour.
Programmes can include:
“A Life of Choices” Programme
“Big Brother Big Sister” Mentoring Programme
“CHART” (Changing Habits and Reaching Targets) Programme
“Fred Goes Net” Early Intervention Programme
Crime Awareness
Drugs and Alcohol Awareness
Education and Training
Employment Preparation
Personal Development

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