Boyle Family Resource Centre – Community Notes 8th October

Boyle Family Resource Centre CLG contact details.

website: We are also on twitter:  Email: – Counselling Service: Telephone: 0719663000. Charity No: 20153519.  If you would like to be added to our mailing list, please let us know. Booking essential for all groups, courses and workshops.  Our drop-in room is open Monday to Friday from 9am-1pm & 2pm-5pm.  We have Tea/Coffee making facilities, Library, Comfortable Chairs, Computer & Wi-Fi access, information leaflets, a listening ear when needed.

Community Gardening Programme

Community Gardening Programme, Starting on Monday October 7th for 6 weeks.
The workshops will be delivered by PAUL KIRWAN who wrote the ‘Secret Garden Column’ in The Roscommon Herald for 5 years.…/secret-garden-updat…/ Please contact Boyle Family Resource Centre on 0719663000 to book your place.

Health Week at Boyle Family Resource Centre:

We have a number of different speakers and events taking place from October 7th to 10th October for Health Week.
• Roscommon Safelink –
• Healthy Relationships –
• Diabetes Ireland –
• SafeTalk –
• Mindfulness Taster –
• Breast Cancer Ireland Talk

Minding Our Mental Health Coffee Morning and Talk.

Please contact 071-9663000 for more information or to book a place.

Paediatric First Aid with Absolute Safety

Thursday October 17th 9.30am-4.30pm in Boyle Family Resource Centre 0719663000.  Booking essential.  Cost: €40

Boyle Food Partnership

Community FEAD and Food Cloud. If you and/or your family need food, we distribute food through these programmes at Boyle Family Resource Centre (FRC).  Please text the word FOOD + your first name to 0860496467 to receive details.

Distribution times are: Monday 2.30pm-4pm or Wednesday 2.30pm-3.30pm or Friday 3pm-4.30pm.

Widow & Widowers Support Group

Support for those grieving the death of their spouse. Thursday 10th October from 7.30pm-9pm and monthly thereafter in Boyle Family Resource Centre.  Cost: €3/Donation.  No booking necessary.

Spanish Class with Laura

Thursday’s at 11am in Boyle Family Resource Centre 0719663000.  Cost is €40 for 6 weeks.  Booking essential. To register your interest for a lunch time class from 12.30pm-1.30pm please contact the Centre.

Irish Classes with Mícheál Ó’Tuathaill

Complete Beginners Irish – Wednesday 7pm-8pm.
Beginning Irish Again – Tuesday 7pm-8.30pm.
Improvers Irish – Thursday’s 7pm-8.30pm.
All classes are for 10 weeks.  Cost: €80.  To book your place please contact Boyle Family Resource Centre on 0719663000.

Music & Italian with Marie Hanmore Cawley

Share learning with people of all ages and abilities.  Learn new skills from the mix of Music and Italian.  So, come along and learn with us every Wednesday’s morning from 10.30am-12.30pm in Boyle Family Resource Centre.  Cost: €3/donation.

Beginners Pilates with Oliver Nevin

Tuesday’s at 10.30am in Boyle Family Resource Centre.  Cost: €10 per session.

Yoga with Liz Dwyer

Wednesday mornings from 11am-12pm in Boyle Family Resource Centre. Cost: €10 per session.

English Language Class with Michael O’Toole

English language classes are for those whose English is not their first language.  Tuesday’s 12pm-1pm in Boyle Family Resource Centre 071 966 3000.Anglų kalbos klasė
Anglų kalbos kursai skirti tiems, kurių anglų kalba nėra jų pirmoji kalba. Antradienį, 12–13 val., „Boyle“ šeimos išteklių centre 071 966 3000.
Lekcja języka angielskiego
Lekcje języka angielskiego są dla tych, których angielski nie jest ich pierwszym językiem. We wtorek od 12:00 do 13:00 w Boyle Family Resource Center 071 966 3000.
Limba engleză
Cursurile de limba engleză sunt pentru cei a căror engleză nu este prima lor limbă. Marți ora 12:00 – 1 pm în Boyle Family Resource Center 071 966 3000.

Family Support Drop in Clinic

A drop in confidential space for parents and families to call in and receive support and a listening ear about issues and concerns about you and/or your children. Wednesday mornings during primary school term 9.30am-12pm.  An interagency project together with Boyle FRC, Foroige & Tusla. Boyle Family Resource Centre 071 966 3000.

Clothing Bank for your Autumn Clear out

There is a clothing bank outside Boyle Family Resource Centre which accepts old clothes and bed linen, handbags, and shoes that are sent for recycling. Your support and donations are very much appreciated as this helps raise funds towards the Centres programmes and community work. NO DUVETS AND PILLOWS AS THEY WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED BY THE RECYCLING COMPANY. Thank you.

What is Counselling & Psychotherapy

Counselling & Psychotherapy is for anybody.  Sometimes life can be difficult for us, it can be unmanageable and challenging. Counselling can be a great support or resource at times of crisis or difficulty in our lives.  It involves meeting with a trained Professional Therapist in a safe confidential setting allowing you to talk about and explore life’s challenges in a non-judgemental space.  Appointments are available Monday to Friday, day and evening. Therapeutic Support for Families, Adolescents, Couples and Individuals. The cost is on a sliding scale and is negotiable. Please contact Marie on 0719663000 or Maura on 0719663841 in Boyle Family Resource Centre. All our programmes and services are confidential and professional.

Roscommon Suicide Bereavement Liaison Service

Roscommon Suicide Bereavement Liaison Service is a free & confidential service that provides assistance & support to families & individuals grieving the death of a loved one by suicide.  Contact: Tiffany Jennings Walsh, Suicide Bereavement Liaison Officer on 0857407856 or Boyle Family Resource Centre (FRC) on 071 966 3000. This service is funded by the HSE National Office for Suicide Prevention.

Baby and Toddler Group

Baby & toddler groups can be a great way of meeting other people with children the same age as yours in our community.  It is open to childminders, grandparents and other guardians, babies, waddlers and toddlers are welcome. Every Tuesday and Thursday morning from 10am–12.30pm in Boyle Family Resource Centre (FRC) 071 966 3000.  Cost: Donation.
Bazz Art, Thursday 10th October 10am-11am sharp. Cost included in Baby & Toddler Group.

Administration Services

Boyle Family Resource Centre (FRC) offer a wide range of Office and Administration Services at affordable rates.  Services include typing, laminating, binding, scanning, faxing, photocopying A4 & A3.  We offer internet access / Wi-Fi in our drop-in room and use of a PC.  If you require a large amount of photocopying/office services, please call in advance to book on 071 966 3000.

Bereavement Support

Support for those grieving the loss of a loved one.  Tuesday’s for 6 weeks at 8pm in Boyle Family Resource Centre 071 966 3000.  Cost: €3/donation.