(01) 296 5025
33/34 & 87 Hillview Grove, Ballinteer, Dublin D16 P9V9

Life Skills & Counselling

‘Family, Community & You’

Hillview Resource Centre will be working  in partnership with the National FRC Mental Health Promotion Project and the Health Services Executive on a number of training, awareness and development initiatives in Ballinteer in line with ‘Connecting for Life’, Ireland National Strategy to Reduce Suicide (2015-2020). Hillview will adopt the national FRC Code of Conduct as a governing good practice document.

Hillview’s awareness and prevention initiative, to be published shortly, will include SafeTalk and Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) programmes. Hillview’s ASIST Practitioners: Claire (Project Manager); Katie (Development & Family Support Worker); Storm (Early Years & Family Support Coordinator).

Project Manager Community Development & Family Support Worker Early Years & Family Support Coordinator
ASIST ASIST ASIST
SafeTalk SafeTalk SafeTalk
Domestic & Gender Based Violence Domestic & Gender Based Violence Domestic & Gender Based Violence
Meitheal Meitheal Meitheal
Child Protection (Relevant Person) Child Protection Child Protection (DLP)
Family Support Family Support Family Support
Rainbows: Centre Director; Coordinator & Facilitator Rainbows: Deputy Coordinator & Facilitator Rainbows: Coordinator & Facilitator
Non Violent Resistance (NVR) Volunteer Management Non Violent Resistance (NVR)
Counselling Skills & Practice Drug & Alcohol Awareness Paediatric First Aid
Drug & Alcohol Awareness Befriending Service Coordination Drug & Alcohol Awareness
Understanding Self Harm Understanding Self Harm Understanding Self Harm
Compassion Fatigue & Burn Out Compassion Fatigue & Burn Out Compassion Fatigue & Burn Out
Introduction to Social Welfare Introduction to Social Welfare  Training Delivery & Evaluation
  Real U’ Programme for Children & Young People  
  Non Violent Resistance (NVR)  
  Training Delivery & Evaluation  
  ‘Mind Out’ Mental Health for Young People  

Low cost Counselling service for individuals experiencing a range of life challenges e.g. bereavement; anxiety; childhood trauma and relationship. Clients make a weekly contribution toward their session of between €20-€30.

Low cost Play/Creative Therapy for children & young people aged from 3 to 18 years. Clients make a weekly contribution toward their session of between €25-€40.

Family Well-Being, a course on parental emotional and mental well-being over 4,6 or 8 weeks. It is a discussion based, peer to peer support for people wishing to improve family life.

Staff have been trained to provide support to women/men who are experiencing relational violence. This service is provided at another location and is strictly confidential. 

Who to Call: Claire McEwen, Project Manager on 087 116 0196.

’13 Reasons Why’ Toolkit for young people, parents and services: The website has been created by a coalition of international experts, led by Dr Dan Reidenberg, to inform young people, parents and services working with young people who may view the Netflix series. Take a look at the attached: Expert Statement from SAVE. In addition to this young people researched a useful link in relation to suicide prevention 

Useful Links:

Safe Home Information Sheet

Domestic Violence Policy

 Women’s Aid (Women)

AMEN (Men)

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