Presentation Secondary School Clonmel

Resources for Parents

Useful Websites
Excellent website for researching careers, subject choice, courses
Central applications office for applying for all higher education courses 
Researching and applying for courses in the UK 
Information about student finance available
Student Universal support Ireland sappy for student grant
Information on the HEAR (Higher Education Access Route) and DARE (Disability Access Route to Education) schemes 
Extensive course search facility, career events calendar 
An essential exam-focused tool. Past exam questions are broken down by topic, mock papers, exam papers, maths video solutions. Various free and premium options available. Discounted premium option available through school 
A general purpose tool for helping with revision, including past papers, video tutorials, sample answers, multiple choice quizzes. Limited free basic account and paid option available

Mental health support websites and phone numbers
1800 111 888

Jigsaw - Support for young people’s mental health.
1to1 live chat
1800 544 729

Pieta house: Counselling service for people you are suicidal or engaging in self harm. 
1800 247 247  
text help to 51444

call 116 123

Childline - 24 hour listening service
1800 666 666
text 50101
chat online at

BeLonG To Youth Service support for LGBTI+ young people or Text LGBTI+ to 086 1800 280

Spunout - Created for young-by-young people  

Text Hello to 50808

Aware supporting your mental health 
1800 80 48 48