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Caring for Kin Project (Kinship Care NI) – Magherafelt

Contact Information

Address
55 Rainey Street, Magherafelt,
Postcode
BT45 5AF View Location on Map >
Contact Person
Charlene Tennyson
Telephone Number
028 7930 1566
Email Address
caringforkin@gmail.com

Please contact our office for more information using the telephone number given in this profile.

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Facilities Information

Main Services Provided

Kinship Care NI have opened a new 'Caring for Kin' Project in Magherafelt to help and support grandparents and other kinship carers raising their family/friends' children.
Kinship Care NI open new 'Caring for Kin' Project in Magherafelt

The Project offers a range of services to kinship carers, including a free telephone helpline service and opportunities for training and volunteering.

A new 'Kin Together' Support Group has also been established to assist kinship carers share experiences and develop new friendship with other kinship carers from their area.

The Project is funded by the Big Lottery Fund under the Reaching Out Connecting Older People Programme.

For more information contact:-

Charlene Tennyson
Development Worker
55 Rainey Street
Magherafelt
Co.Derry
BT45 5AF
Tel. No. 028 79301566
Email: caringforkin@gmail.com

Organisation Type
  • Community
  • Voluntary
Main Age Groups
  • All Ages
Method of Access (Referral)
  • School
  • Self
  • Social Worker
Family Support Services Categories
  • Parenting Advice
  • Befriending
Main Category of Services
  • Carer
  • Kinship Care

Areas covered

  • Magherafelt

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Caring for Kin Project (Kinship Care NI) – Magherafelt

  • Caring for Kin Project (Kinship Care NI) – Magherafelt