Group of kids in a tug-of-war game

Parents Plus is an Irish charity that develops practical, evidence-based parenting and mental health programmes. We train professionals working with children and families to deliver the programmes in communities and clinical settings.


All programme covers

Parents Plus have developed five flagship programmes including the Early Years Programme; the Children’s Programme; the Adolescent’s Programme; the Working Things Out Programme; and the Parenting when Separated Programme.


Facilitators at conference

Parents Plus provides training, support and supervision to professionals from education, mental health and community backgrounds . Our ‘train the trainer’ model ensures a long-term, sustainable benefit for facilitators’ communities and organisations. Read more or visit our Facilitator’s Area



With over 20 research studies completed, the Parents Plus Programmes have a significant evidence-base supporting their effectiveness in improving outcomes for families with children all ages, in community and specialist settings. Read more