Family Support Services

SPRED

Diocesan Director : Lena Meehan

SPRED, St Michael’s Parish Centre, 206 Finaghy Road North, Belfast BT11 9EH

Office : Tel : 028 9061 3269     Mobile : 078 2813 4350

Email : spreddc@gmail.com

Web : www.spreddc.co.uk

Family Ministry

24 Alfred Street, Belfast, BT2 8EN

Tel : 028 9032 1713

Email : Very Rev Michael McGinnity

Director: Very Rev Michael McGinnity

 

Bethany Bereavement Support Group

The Bethany Bereavement Support Group is a voluntary parish based group ministry which aims to help the bereaved and grieving. Support is offered on a one to one basis in the home, to groups in drop in centres, by phone calls, by helping at funeral liturgies and remembrance services.

If you have suffered a bereavement and would like to avail of their services, please contact your local or nearest parish group or the general Bethnay mobile number 07557882183.

For more information visit the website

www.bethanyni.co.uk

or contact:

Claire Dowds, Good Shepherd Centre, 511 Ormeau Road, Belfast, BT7 3GS

Email : bethanybereavementni@gmail.com

Tel : 075 5788 2183

 

The Diocese of Down and Connor Safeguarding Office

The Good Shepherd Centre, 511 Ormeau Road, Belfast BT7 3GS

Tel : 028 9049 2783

Email : office@soddc.org

Director for Safeguarding : Mrs Barbara McDermott

Email : barbara.mcdermott@doddc.org

 

Catholic Church Northern Dioceses Vetting Office

The Good Shepherd Centre, 511 Ormeau Road, Belfast BT7 3GS

Tel : 028 9049 2783

Email : vetting@soddc.org

Vetting and Barring Co-Ordinator : Mr Andrew Thomson

Email : andy.thomson@soddc.org

Tel : 028 9049 2783

 

Family Care Adoption Services

For information contact the Chief Officer.

The Agency’s offices are at 97 Malone Avenue, Belfast BT9 6EQ

Tel : 028 9069 1133

Web : www.familycaresociety.co.uk

Email : mailto:email@familycaresociety.organd

1a Miller Street, Derry BT48 6SU.    Tel : 028 7136 8592      Fax : 028 7137 2611

 

 

The Family Care Society (NI)

For information contact the Chief Officer. The Society’s offices are at 511 Ormeau Road, Belfast, BT7 3GS.

Tel : 028 9069 1133     Fax : 028 9064 9849

Email : email@family-care-society.org and

1a Miller Street, Derry, BT48 6SU. Tel : 028 7136 8592   Fax : 028 7137 2611.

There is always a social worker on duty 9am-1pm Mon-Fri.

 

Families First (Parenting Skills)

For information contact Hugh McCann, Chairperson

The Good Shepherd Centre, 511 Ormeau Road, Belfast BT7 3GS

Tel : 028 90492798

Mobile : 077 2599 9775

Email : phmccann@hotmail.com

Email : admin@familiesfirstparenting.com

Website : www.familiesfirstparenting.com

Ovulation Method Advisory Service

For further information contact : Peter & Jean Privilege.  Tel : 028 9077 7340