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A thanks to Aramark


The ‘thanks’banner in Irish from the children in Woodlands creche gets pride of place on the wall of Aramark staff area.

Aramark volunteers completed a renovation and upgrade of several rooms  in Ballyfermot Family Resource Centre on August 15th

cold weather response….

Emergency numbers
Dublin cold weather response- Dublin City Council Ballyfermot Office Hours-6207122
Helping Hands-6236423-Office Hours
Ballyfermot Gardai-6667200-24 hours
Ballyfermot Community Civic centre 6207160-24 hours
Dublin City Council-After hours- 6796186-5pm-7am
GP Out of Hours service 830024
Any other assistance-Pat Teehan –086-8150113

Sale of work

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A sale of work  in aid of Laura Lynn Foundation took place on November 14 in Ballyfermot Resource Centre. Over €2000 was raised for the childrens charity.If you want to contribute to this very worthy cause, there is a car boot sale at the Bungalow FRC (28 Elmdale Drive Cherry Orchard) on Saturday November 30th at 10am-3pm

Spooky tales for Halloween……


We will be hosting a Halloween storytelling for adults and children over Halloween.The adults session will be on Wednesday, October 30th evening from 7.30-9pm with Joe Lynch while the childrens sessions will be on Halloween itself (October 31st) with sessions for younger children (3-6) at 2pm and for children aged 6-10 at 3pm.

Family Support Service moves to FRC

Ballyfermot family Resource Centre welcomes the Family Support Service (part of the Ballyfermot Star project) which began operating from the Resource centre on August 26th.The service is for family members or others that are affected by drug use.Individual members can access one to one support or join one of the support groups.
For further inforfamilymation contact 01-6238002

The Cup and Spoon is catering to your needs


The Cup and Spoon Cafe at Ballyfermot Family Resource Centre offers all aspects of outside catering including;

  • Sandwich deliveries
  • Hot Food deliveries
  • Functions
  • Buffets
  • Celebration Cakes

If you have a special occasion coming up and would like to have it catered for in your locality, then the Cup and Spoon is the perfect choice for home cooked, freshly prepared food.

Our Cafe is open 8am to 2pm Monday to Friday.Catering services can be offered outside these hours.

For enquiries, please phone 01-6264147 and ask for Catering Manager Barbara Martin-Suarez.

Woodlands creche enrolling now


  • With the quality of care provided in Woodlands creche you never need to worry about leaving your little one.Our priority is to provide a safe and secure environment in which your child can learn and have fun.
  • Our childcare staff are highly qualified and professional and all have been Garda vetted for your added peace of mind.
  • Pre-School and After-School places are now available at Woodlands creche and After-School.
  • Discounts are available for low income families
  • CETS scheme is also available.

For further information contact Roslyn at 01-6269642 or

A hub for community services

Ballyfermot Family Resource centre is a hub for a range of community services including a creche, cafe, FAS Community Training Workshop and family support services.

Contact us at 01-6264147 e-mail: