Supports During Covid 19 School Closures

Selskar College Home School Community Liaison –

Ms Jones Broaders can be contacted on 087 2160038 over Easter if needed.


Please click on any of the below links to find out in more detail advice and support mechanisms/services available during the current

 school closure.

  1. The link below is from The Department of Skills and Education -A Guide for Parents on supporting children and young people with daily routines while schools are closed.



2.Given their expertise in providing a wide variety of supports to families and children, Barnardos have launched a national telephone and email support service for parents in response to the challenges they are facing during the Covid-19 pandemic. This service will be staffed by Barnardos project workers who are trained professionals in the areas family support and social care.

You can make contact with this service by phoning 1800 910 123 between 10.00am and 2.00pm Monday to Friday or by emailing

or click on the link below for further information.