Face To Face Support Meetings

Veune Location

Wicklow

Venue: The Parkview Hotel, Main St, Kilmacullagh, Newtown Mount Kennedy, Co. Wicklow, A63 FX72

Times of meetings:  7.20 PM – 9.00PM

IF YOU ARE A PARENT ATTENDING FOR THE FIRST TIME PLEASE ARRIVE AT 7.15 PM

 Dates of Meetings:

 3rd Monday of each month

 Calendar of specific dates each month for the year

MonthDate
January16th
February20th
March20th
April17th
May15th
June19th
JulyPAUSE FOR SUMMER
AugustPAUSE FOR SUMMER
September18th
October16th
November20th
December18th

What to expect at a meeting  & How to Register

Professional facilitator, Shirley Brennan

Shirley joined Anam Cara in 2019 and works as a Professional Facilitator for the Wicklow group.

Shirley has been working in private practice as a Systemic Psychotherapist (Family Therapist) since 2008. Prior to this she worked as a Senior Medical Social Worker in Beaumont Hospital and Blackrock Hospice. She has extensive experience of working in the fields of Oncology, Palliative Care and Bereavement.

The devastating pain of the losing a child brings its own unique challenges in grief and the Anam Cara Group provides a space in which bereaved parents can support each other in the knowledge that other parents understand their pain.  Shirley draws on her clinical experience to facilitate exploration of the challenges of this unique loss, along with the impact on relationships and offers support to parents as they try to accommodate loss and grief into their lives.