Parents Plus Ltd is a company limited by guarantee not having a share capital, registered in Dublin, Ireland with registered company number 530105. The organisation is governed by a voluntary board. Members represent a diverse range of relevant expertise from clinical expertise, research and programme development as well as business, accounting and legal expertise.
The current Principal Clinical Psychology Manager at the Dublin North City & County Child & Adolescent Mental Health Service (formally Mater CAMHS), Dr Michael Drumm is chairperson of the Board. Other members include Mary Fanning, Catherine McIntyre, Eoin McGlinchey, Jane Morgan, Charlotte Wilson and Philip Mudge. Breda Flood is Company Secretary and has significant expertise in administration, finance and accountancy. Parents Plus Board members and the chairperson of the Board are volunteers and donate freely of their time, skills and experience.
Parents Plus Ltd is registered with the Charities Regulatory Authority with registered charity number 20043124. Parents Plus Ltd has been granted charitable tax exemption by the Office of the Revenue Commissioners with the CHY reference number 13664.
Parents Plus has fulfilled all the recommended guideline actions for compliance for a Type B organisation as defined by the Governance Code for Community, Voluntary and Charitable Organisations (www.governancecode.ie). The formal board decision giving effect to this was made in 2014, and the one-page fully-compliant document was signed.
Parents Plus has a staff team of nine based both in our offices at 15 St Vincent Street North, Dublin 7 and working remotely throughout Ireland. Parents Plus is headed by our Chief Executive Officer John Sharry who reports directly to the board through the Chairperson.
Parents Plus is funded through the sale of parenting training and materials as well as project funding from organisations such as An Pobal, 3Ts and The Katharine Howard Foundation.
Our work for the next three years is guided by our Strategic Plan 2015 – 2018.
Download a copy of our Annual Report 2015 or read below.
Download a copy of our Annual Report 2014 or read it below.