Daffodil Care Services
Promoting the values of Therapeutic Child and Youth Care
Daffodil Care Services was established in response to an increased demand for residential and community based therapeutic services. We promote the values of therapeutic child and youth care in a safe environment where the young person and their family are at the centre of all planning, activities, decision-making and interventions.
We are committed to providing a continuum of care to Young People and to that end we have developed an extensive network of residential based services.
Parents Plus Programmes are practical, positive and evidence-based programmes which are ideal for parents and for adults working with Children and Young People, and follow international best-practice guidelines
Staff at a unit treating child sex abuse victims are coming under increasing pressure from the courts and the DPP to release intimate details over and above that related to abuse concerns.
The level of detail demanded by lawyers is such that staff at St Clare’s Child Sexual Abuse Unit in Temple Street Hospital believe it could deter families with abuse concerns from coming forward.
The unit’s acting principal social worker, Maura O’...