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Hollyhill Knocknaheeny Family Centre

Harbour View Road, Knocknaheeny, Cork, Ireland
Medical & Health



Phone: (021) 4392300
Email: The Hollyhill/Knocknaheeny Family Centre has over twenty years experience in providing quality care for children.  The Centre has been a catalyst in meeting the needs of the area with the support of the Daughters of Charity and is managed by a Board of Management.  The centre is located at the heart of the community, situated opposite the local church, close to the shopping centre and local facilities and now based on the Youth Link Complex on the grounds of the VEC at Terence Mc Swiney Community College.

The family, in all its diverse forms is the fundamental unit that provides stability and well being in society.
Children should live within their own families where possible and young families need affordable good quality childcare facilities.
Parents and particularly young parents and one parent families need access to   good quality childcare, that is community based, accessible integrated and effective.

All children have equal rights, regardless of their gender, race, religion, disability or background.
Staff training development and support is seen as essential to delivering a    comprehensive service to children and families.
The Centre aims to work collaboratively with all other agencies working in the area of Hollyhill/Knocknaheeny, e.g. Social Workers, Youth Workers, Public Health Nurses, Schools, NICHE and other voluntary groups.


Preschool children making chocolate rice krispie cakes for Valentines Day

Snow Day In the Family Centre yesterday

Preschool Children having fun in the snow this morning

All suited up for outdoor play!!!!

Afternoon Preschool Children busy with activities

Morning preschool Children doing some Valentines Day Art

Morning Preschool children enjoying being back in Preschool

Preschool children loving being back after their Christmas holidays

Senior Creche Children back in the swing of things after Christmas

Courses will be back over the coming weeks. First back is the Yoga next Wednesday 17th January from 10.00-11.00a.m. in the Youth members and all fitness levels welcome. Cost €5 The Line Dancing for beginners and Improvers is back on Monday 22nd January 7.30-8.30p.m. in the Family Centre €3 Get fit and have fun at the same time. The Arts and Crafts class also on a Wednesday morning 10.00a.m.-12.00 noon resumes on Wednesday 24th January. If you would like to learn to knit, crochet, sew etc come along any Wednesday morning and relax with tea/coffee and a chat and learn at t he same time. Cost €3 For any further information on the above contact the Family Centre on 4392300