What’s on this week!

Please contact us, whether it’s for information, guidance, an appointment, a listening ear or a chat, we are here.

Our doors are still open for essential services including:
• Childcare Services
• Counselling services
• QQI Online courses
• Printing, Photocopying and secretarial services to job seekers, people working remotely or students.
• Food Cloud Service
• 1-1 online IT supports
• Welfare rights and Information service
• 1-1 family support

Watch out for future posts as we extend or restrict our services based on public health guidelines .We will continue to provide services to our community during this we will be in house and remotely monitoring & returning emails/calls Mon-Fri as below:

Family Support: 087 360 5595
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Youth Services: 087 360 559
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Childcare: 0871719320
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REaD Courses: 0870985706
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CE Scheme: 0852569680
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General Queries: 0852569680 / 0876594460
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Welfare Queries: 0852569680 / 0876594460



Playgroup

 

Playgroup

Playgroup provides care and early education for 17 children ages from 3-to 4 years. Children attending this room can avail of the Free Pre School Scheme or the CCS Community Childcare Subvention Scheme. There are 3 childcare staff in this room. 

 

 

Early Learning Curriculum in Playgroup 

In Playgroup, we believe that play is the most powerful medium through which young children learn. All children in playgroup are encouraged to actively participate in a range of age appropriate play and learning activities in both structured and unstructured settings including free play, imaginary play, circle time, story time, song time and outside play time. All activities enhance the child’s stages of development.

 

Activities include;

Home Corner                    Hospital/hairdressers/Office, Dressing up clothes/ kitchen, work bench.

Creative Area                    Painting on table, easel, junk modelling, clay, dough, collage, cutting, glueing

Sand /Water Play            Buckets, spades, bottles, water wheels, jugs, funnels. – feeding our gold fish !

Book Area                           Story time, puppets, story tapes, news and weather chart/ helper of the week.

Construction Play            Duplo, lego, stickle blocks, large floor blocks, magnetic fishing game.

Small World Pay              Pirate ship, dolls house/farm set, garage, play people.

Music Area                         Songs, musical instruments, dancing and moving to music, sounds game.

Quiet Area/Table            Puzzles, threading, sorting.

Outdoors                             Pedalling bikes, dolls and prams, climbing frames, ball games, gardening activities, nature walks around the grounds. Giant parachute,, skittles, obstacle course, Willow Tunnel. Visiting the mobile library.

 

 

Siolta

We follow the Siolta guidelines. These are a national set of standards for early childhood education. They support and guide staff in enhancing the quality of early childhood experiences.

 

 

Aistear

We follow Aistear, the curriculum framework for children from birth to six years in Ireland. It provides information for adults to help them plan for and provide enjoyable and challenging learning experiences, so that all children can grow and develop as competent and confident learners.

 

 

 

 

SWWFRC is compliant with the Charities Governance Code 2020

Registered Charity Number : 10553
Company Number : 48807201
Telephone +353 (0) 51 389 418
Facsimilie +353 (0) 51 389 254
Email reception@swwfrc.ie
SOUTH WEST WEXFORD FAMILY RESOURE CENTRE
The Ramsgrange Centre, Ramsgrange
New Ross, Wexford
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