Back To School As all the Post Primary and Primary Schools restart after the Christmas break our counsellors will be back in…
Familyworks is an organisation working in Northern Ireland. People are at the core of all we do & our vision is to help empower people to become fully themselves.
Familyworks was established in 1999. We offer support, advice, guidance and training to individuals, families and communities. We employ a range of methods including counselling, mediation, coaching and supervision.
We work with children, young people and adults who may be in need of support. We also offer a range of support to students, employees, families, organisations or businesses needing to support or train staff. A desire to support and empower people to live their lives to the full is at the very core of all we do.
What we do?
EMPOWERING PEOPLE AND ORGANISATIONS TO FLOURISH THROUGH
We offer organisations a range of training services to help their staff & volunteers become highly skilled individuals.
Experienced counsellors offer children, young people & adults counselling to help them work through the challenges facing them.
Whether it’s in a workplace, school or family setting mediation can help people find a way to move forward.
What Are We Doing At The Moment?
We are currently providing approximately
Schools Counsellors Across Northern Ireland
Post Primary School Counselling Sessions Delivered Weekly
Primary School Sessions Delivered Weekly
Community Counselling Sessions Delivered Weekly
FAMILYWORKS is an organisation committed to enabling
meaningful and lasting change
What We Do
Community Counselling Services
We offer community counselling for children, young people and adults who are facing up to a range of challenges.
For more information call (028) 9182 0341
Primary School Counselling
Our Primary School Services offer a solution to schools dealing with a range of social, behavioural and emotional issues.
Call (028) 9182 1721 for more information.
Post Primary School Counselling
Our Post Primary Services are delivered in partnership with the Department of Education through the Independent Counselling Service For Schools. We offer young people additional support in school.
Contact (028) 9182 1721 for more information.
Training & Support
We offer a range of training and support services which can help organisations support people more effectively.
or call us on (028) 9182 1721
We offer schools a dedicated service which ensures pupils and staff are supported in their journeys.
or call us on (028) 9182 1721.
Reached an impasse in a situation whether it’s work, family life or in an organisation we can help move you and other forward.
or call us on (028) 9182 1721
People who have worked with us so far
There are so many ways to get involved with Familyworks these include:
If you are a professionally trained counsellor there may be a place for you on our Community Team. We also take three placement students a year. Email us with your CV.
You can donate to our Community Service which provides free counselling sessions to children, young people and adults. Call us to find out more.
If you’ve benefited from counselling and would like to input by helping us fundraise for our Community Service get in contact and we’ll arrange to meet up with you
Join The Team
From time to time we may recruit for counsellors to join our staff team. All posts will be advertised on JobFinder NI and Community NI. We do not hold names but you can email us to see if we have any positions available.
3 Glenford Way, Newtownards, County Down, BT23 4BX, Northern Ireland