|Name of Service or Support||Meitheal, Tusla Child and Family Agency|
|Does your support or service cover all of Co. Kildare?|
|Description of Service or Support:|
Meitheal is a case co-ordination process for families with additional needs who require multi-agency intervention but who do not meet the threshold for referral to the Social Work Department under Childrens First. Practioners in different agencies can use and lead on Meitheal so that they can communicate and work together more effectively to bring together a range of expertise, knowledge and skills to meet the needs of the child and family within the community.
|Service or Support Provided by:||Meitheal process for children and young people co-ordinated by Tusla Child and Family Support Network Co-Ordinators|
|Who is this service or support for?|
Meitheal is for children and young people who have additional needs or are facing challenges that are difficult to overcome.
|Where is the service or support provided?|
Child and Family Support Network Co-Ordinators
|When is the service or support provided?||Meitheal Co-ordiantors can be contacted during working hours 9-5|
|How much does it cost?||FOC|
|How does someone find out more about how to use this service/support?|
Caoimhe Brosnan, Child and Family Support Network Co-Ordinator
Sandra Dowling, Child and Family Support Network Co-Ordinator
Noreen Gill, Child and Family Support Network Co-Ordinator