Our Network from members to organisations

Members working in Policy

Policy Officer

Crosscare Migrant Project & Refugee Service

susan brocklesby

Independent consultant

Francis Chance

Programme Manager, The Nurture Programme - Infant Health and Wellbeing

Katharine Howard Foundation

Fiona Creedon

Youth Worker

East Wicklow Youth Service

Joanne Doherty

Lecturer Early Childhood Education and Care

Galway - Mayo Institute of Technology

Christina Duff

MSc Researcher (Kids Active study)

Dublin City University

Aoife Gallagher

PhD Scholar ( SPHeRE programme)

University of Limerick

Nóirín Hayes

Visiting Professor [TCD] and Professor Emeritus [DIT]

Trinity College Dublin, the University of Dublin

Julie Healy

Head of Programmes

Barnardos UK

Sarah Hughes

PhD candidate, Research Assistant, Tutor

Trinity College Dublin

Mary Hughes

Associate Professor in Children's Nursing

Trinity College Dublin

Donna Kernaghan

Research and Policy Officer

Barnardo's Northern Ireland

Eimear Lacey

A/Principal Social Worker, St. Clare's Unit, Temple Street Children's University Hospital

Toni Lambe

Literacy Tutor/Researcher

ETB/UCD

Sheila Long

Lecturer in Early Childood Education and Care

Institute of Technology, Carlow

Helen Lynch

Senior lecturer and play researcher

University College Cork

Claire Maguire

Operations Executive

Cocoon Childcare

Jennifer Martyn

Assistant Lecturer (French)

Dublin Institute of Technology

Sinéad Mc Glacken

Early Years and Primary Teacher; Development Officer GCCCC; Síolta Mentor; Tutor BA Early Childhood Studies and Practice NUI Galway; PhD student UNESCO Child and Family Research Centre, NUI Galway

Eucharia McCarthy

Senior Lecturer and Director of the Curriculum Development Unit, Mary Immaculate College. Lecturer in Special and Inclusive Education.

Mary Immaculate College

Caroline McDonnell

EY Teacher/EY Lecturer/EY Mentor

Kentstown Montessori School/Dundalk Institute of Technology/National Childhood Network

Eimear McDowell

Final year PhD Student

Ulster University

Sinead McGilloway

Professor

Maynooth University

Maire Mhic Mhathúna

Asst. Head of School of Languages, Law and Social Sciences (retired 2017)

Dublin Institute of Technology

Joseph Mooney

Research and Evaluation Project Worker / PhD Candidate

Barnardos Ireland / UNESCO Child and Family Research Centre

Colette Murray

Early Childhood Lecturer and Coordinator of the Equality and Diversity Early Childhood National Network EDeNn

Institute of Technology, Blanchardstown

Siobhan O'Connor

PhD student

Maynooth University

Michelle O'Donoghue

Lecturer in Speech and Language Therapy

University of Limerick

Jacqui O'Riordan

Lecturer

University College Cork

Aoife Price

Student Mental Health Project Manager

Union of Students in Ireland

Caroline Roe

Research & Information Officer

TUSLA

Jennifer Rogers

Research and Evaluation Officer

Jigsaw - National Centre for Youth Mental Health

Karen Smith

Lecturer/Assistant Professor

University College Dublin

Suja Somanadhan

Assistant Professor in Children's Nursing

University College Dublin

Simon Stones

Patient Leader and Doctoral Researcher in Child and Family Health

University of Leeds

Mary Whitney

Student of Social Policy and Practice

Trinity College Dublin