Rainbows Programme gets underway in Portarlington to help children cop with loss

Portarlington Parish runs programme aimed at helping children cope with bereavement or other difficult loss

Express Reporter


Express Reporter



Rainbows Programme

A programme to help children recover from a bereavement or painful experience is set to get underway in Portarlington this week.

The Rainbows Programme for Primary School children of the parish aged 7-13 years will commence in the Presentation Primary School, Station Road on Wednesday November 9  from 2.30pm – 3.15pm and every Wednesday at the same time.

Portarlington Parish says the programme consists of twelve sessions, one session weekly with two ‘Celebrate Me’ days. Rainbows’ is a support programme for children who have experienced death, a separation or are struggling through a painful experience.

If you are interested in acquiring more information to have your child or children take part in this programme contact Ursula or Dolores on 057- 8623007. (Mon. – Fri. 9am – 2.30pm school hours).