Buddy Bench Ireland

Month: December 2018

Our Schools

We are extending our reach daily both North and South of Ireland.  With the support of Buddy Bench Ireland, a child who is fearful, anxious and confused about how they feel can communicate it. Our Vision Our vision is a future where each child is supported to thrive throughout their school years in a community that priorities their mental health. …

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The Idea

Buddy Bench™   “It’s Cool to be Kind” are evidence based school positive children’s mental wellbeing workshops that empowers children to foster friendships, kindness and help eliminate loneliness in the school playground. We as educators have the ability to grow mindsets of caring and compassion in our children.   We teach children the importance of being kind to …

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The Challenge

What is Mental Wellbeing? A state of well-being in which the individual realises his or own abilities, can cope with the normal stresses of life, can work productively and fruitfully and is able to make a contribution to his or her own community. The best children’s Mental Wellbeing strategy is one that prevents issues from …

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Latest News

Buddy Bench Ireland launches Little Buddies Early Years program for Courage and Resilience. Aimed at preschool children preparing to transition into primary school Transitions are a critical time for children’s growth and development. They provide an opportunity to not just survive change, but to thrive and grow from change. Facing such a challenge, with the right support …

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