The Irish name Cuidiú means care and support – for all parents with bumps or babes, tots or teens. We are a parent-to-parent support charity run by volunteer parents.
Our mission of ‘information, education and support’ encourages a confident, positive approach to parenting, empowering parents to make informed choices about issues from pregnancy right up to adolescence.
This site provides information about events and activities run by our Dublin South West Branch. These include a breastfeeding support group, antenatal classes, a Parent2Parent / postnatal depression support group, playgroups, Mum and baby mornings and more. Events are open to members and non-members.
Please feel free to contact us on firstname.lastname@example.org should you have any further queries or if you would like to become a member of Cuidiú.
Nationally Cuidiú’s motto is education and support for parenthood.
Our aim is to provide support and education for parents and parenthood. Empowering parents to make informed choices through knowledge and mutual support and to progress fulfilled through all stages of parenthood, from pregnancy to raising children to adulthood. This is offered via childbirth education, postnatal support, breastfeeding support and at local meets and events.
Cuidiu provides a supportive background to empower parents to act upon their decisions in five key areas
- Consumer Guide to Maternity services in Ireland www.bump2babe.ie
- Antenatal Classes www.antenatalireland.ie
- Breastfeeding Counselling
- Postnatal and Parent to Parent Support
- Bump, Baby and Toddler Groups
The national Cuidiú website can be found here http://www.cuidiu.ie