Family Fun Day at Tallaght Library on November 1st, 10am—1pm

Family Fun Day at Tallaght Library on November 1st, 10am—1pm Important Update — Puppet Show cancelled Our Family Fun day takes place in Tallaght library today from 10am-1pm. Unfortunately, the puppet show has been cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances and will not take place today. We apologise for this inconvenience which is out of our […]


Pressing Pause: Reconfiguring Childcare, Policy and Practice

Coming up in October! Early Childhood Ireland have a summary of the conference. Conference: Pressing Pause: Reconfiguring Childcare, Policy and Practice When: Wednesday, October 25th, 2023, 2pm—6pm, followed by an informal reception. Where: Buswell’s Hotel, Molesworth Street, Dublin 2. Who should attend: Early years educators, educators, researchers, policy-makers, and anyone passionate about early years education. Speakers: Professor Noirin Hayes, Adjunct […]


Putting Children First: CDI’s Pre-Budget 2024 Submission Prioritises Ireland’s Most Vulnerable

  Putting Children First: CDI’s Pre-Budget Submission Prioritises Ireland’s Most Vulnerable The Childhood Development Initiative (CDI) Advocates for Children’s Rights and Wellbeing The Childhood Development Initiative (CDI) is taking a strong stance for Ireland’s most vulnerable with its pre-budget 2024 submission, presenting five key priorities and recommendations to the Irish Government for Budget 2024. Addressing […]


Exciting News! We’ve been awarded the Highest-level Q Mark!

  Exciting News: CDI Awarded Highest-Level Q Mark for Quality Standards! Delivering Excellence in Services for Children, Families, and Communities We have some great news to share! CDI has recently achieved the highest-level Q Mark in recognition of our commitment to maintaining top-quality standards in everything we do. Receiving the Q Mark is a tremendous […]





Eyes on Europe: Seeking Erasmus+ Partners

      Partner up with us under Erasmus+ Funding We are Seeking Erasmus+ Partners. We are looking for EU organisations to do an exchange of learning and training under the Erasmus+ funding Programme.  CDI is an Irish non-profit organisation dedicated improving health, educational and social outcomes for children and young people in Ireland.  Our […]