One Family Ezine Archive

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Previous Editions


15/03/2017 | Shared Parenting Report, Courses for Parents and Professionals, Oireachtas Report and more



28/10/2016 | Budget 2017 Summary, askonefamily helpline 10 years old, Toy Appeal 2016 and more.

30/09/2016 | Parenting Courses, Pre-Budget 2017 Submission, One Family Graduation and more.

25/08/2015 | Take our Shared Parenting Survey

28/07/2016 | Options Programme, Parenting Courses, Parent Mentoring and more.

8/06/2016 | National Shared Parenting Survey 

31/05/2016 | Family Day Thank You, Education Survey, Programme for Government analysis and Social Group outings.

8/05/2016 | Family Day 2016

7/04/2016 | Family Day 2016, askonefamily, Election Survey

25/02/2016 | Which Parties Have Committed to Making Life Better for One-Parent Families?

29/01/2016 | Join Our Campaign, Parenting Courses, Social Welfare Changes and More.


21/12/2015 | Let 2016 be the start of something big

30/10/2015 | A New Strategy, a Manifesto for Change and a Toy Appeal

27/08/2015 | Helpline Calls Increase and Our Autumn Training Schedule

31/07/2015 | Real Impacts Of One-Parent Family Reform

28/05/2015 | askonefamily Helpline Calls Increased by 50%

23/04/2015 | Family Day Is Coming Your Way!

19/03/2015 | OFP Changes, Spring Workshops & New Research On Family Structure

19/02/2015 | Changing Times For One-Parent Families

22/01/2015 | Unacceptable SILC Statistics, Upcoming Training Programmes and More


23/12/2014 | Merry Christmas, our New Online Course and a Look Ahead to 2015
30/11/2014 | Our Toy Appeal, New Services and the Final Survey of 2014
30/10/2014 | Our Budget Response, New Services, a Video and Halloween Tips
25/09/2014 | An Invitation, a Groundbreaking Bill, an Annual Review and a Budget
21/08/2014 | Parents, check out our weekly online series for great tips
24/07/2014 | From Sun, to Insecurity, to the Shaming of Lone Parents Today
26/06/2014 | A Graduation, a President’s Garden Party and a Pre-Budget Submission
05/06/2014 | Get Schooled and Get Social with One Family this Summer
16/05/2014 | A Feast of Diverse Family Celebrations
02/05/2014 | Family Day Festival and Child Contact Centres
28/03/2014 | Child Contact Centres Evaluation Launch and Upcoming Celebrations
28/02/2014 | Brush Up and Step Out – Take time for a new One Family look
30/01/2014 | Children & Family Relationships Bill, Single Person Child Carer Credit and more


23/12/2013 | A One Family Documentary and Looking Forward to 2014
21/11/2013 | All Families Matter, shouldn’t our Constitution reflect this?
11/10/2013 | The Constitution, the Budget and the Fraud
25/09/2013 | Ten Solutions, Training and Toys
25/06/2013 | Invitation to Annual Review and Strategy Launch with our founder, Maura O’Dea Richards
24/05/2013 | 10,000 attend Family Day; JAT announced

We also publish a One Family Professional Development ezine for people whose works brings them into contact with families, parents and/or children. If you would like to sign up to receive this ezine (it is issued every second month, approximately) which details One Family professional development and training opportunities in your area, you can do by clicking on this link.