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Empowering the community to teach the child


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Empowering the Community
to Teach the Child
- An Integrated Approach to Tackling Educational Disadvantage

Presentation by Eleanor McClorey

Published in: Education, Health & Medicine
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Empowering the community to teach the child

  1. 1. Empowering the Community to Teach the ChildAn integrated approach to tackling educational disadvantage Eleanor McClorey 13th July 2012
  2. 2. youngballymun strategyKey features Life cycle response Innovation Capacity building Sustainability Replicability Value for money
  3. 3. Deliver a working model forInfant Mental Health policy development and practice implementation
  4. 4. Build a quality early care and education sector with a highly trained workforce topromote holistic health and development of 0-6s, with proactive parental engagement, integration with health and family support services and strong school linkages
  5. 5. Embed an integrated pro-socialbehaviour, language and literacy strategy in home, school and community service settings
  6. 6. Integrate an adolescent health and mentalhealth practice framework into the area-wide youth services strategy underpinned by actively engaged primary care and child and adolescent mental health services
  7. 7. Contribute collaboratively a national level prevention and early intervention policy,research and practice and promote national level systems change to sustain prevention and early intervention beyond 2016
  8. 8. Thank You Questions and Discussion youngballymun is jointly funded bythe Atlantic Philanthropies and the Department of Children and Youth Affairs