Parent Mornings in Antrim and Carnlough – February/March 2016

A number of Parent Mornings will be held in Antrim and Carnlough to provide support to parents living within the rural localities.

The four week parent programme has been implemented to meet the needs of the parents and provide the necessary support including:

– Paediatric Emergency First Aid
– Mental Health Awareness
– Behaviour Management
– Time out for me

For more information on times, dates and venues please click on the relevant link below:-

 Antrim Parent Mornings

Carnlough Parent Mornings

To RSVP for these sessions:
Contact Sandra Anderson, CYPSP Participation Officer Phone: 028 2563 6609 Or Email:



Family Fun and Information Fair– supporting and encouraging local young people

CYPSP- LARNE MARKET YARD-DAS_0303Families and young people from the Larne area attended a fun day and information fair recently to find out more about local services and opportunities for young people.

Organised by the Children and Young People’s Strategic Partnership (CYPSP) Larne Locality Planning Group, the event aims to raise awareness among residents of the range of organisations available to support young people and their families.

Information available included Volunteering Opportunities, Childcare, Youth Provision, Preventing Addiction, Domestic Violence, Poverty and Family Support Services.

Selena Ramsey, Locality Development Officer said, “Events like this fair provide a venue for local people to find out about the breadth of activities and agencies available locally and allows residents to give us feedback on services so we can plan better.”

Larne counsellor Maureen Morrow who also attended the event said, “This has been a great opportunity for families to find out what services are available in the Larne Area.’…. Read more

Larne pupils relax and chillax

24 September 2014

‘Relax and Chillax’ is a new free service available every Wednesday lunchtime to all year 11 and 12 pupils at Larne High School. Relax and Chillax, led by Larne YMCA One Stop Shop and the Children and Young People’s Strategic Partnership (CYPSP) Larne Locality Planning Group, offers a safe place for young people to relax and speak to local service providers from the voluntary, community and statutory sector.
The service in Larne follows the success of a pilot at Carrickfergus High School……..Read more

Larne Locality Planning Group were commended for their work with children and young people in Larne at NICCY Participation Awards 2011/12

Larne LPG at NICCY Awards

The Larne Locality Planning Group was awarded a commendation for ‘Larne Young People Have Your Say’ event in November 2011. This event enabled children and young people living in the Larne area to join in and get involved in planning at a local level. Children and young people expressed their views about service needs, gaps and what works well in their area. Their participation contributed to the Larne Locality Planning Group Action Plan.