A parent-to-parent voluntary support group

Board & Adminstrative Council Contacts

National Board is the governing body of Cuidiú. The board is made up of Directors who are members of the CLG.  The Administratve Council is the executive committee for Cuidiú CLG. Board Directors, CLG Members and Associate Members from the branches and panels of Cuidiú make up the Administrative Council. All Directors and Members of the CLG work on a voluntary basis to govern Cuidiú according to our constitution.

The Board is responsible for areas such as Governance, Policy, Insurance, Branch management, Overseeing new branch and group development, Service Audits, Operating Procedures, Annual Conference, Funding (excluding Breastfeeding Grant, which is largely overseen by Breastfeeding Panel), National Newsletter, Representing Cuidiú at various events, ensuring that Cuidiú has representation with HSE and other governmental Agencies

The Board consists of The Chair, plus Directors. The Administrative Council consists of members of the CLG who are President, Directors, Tutors, Sector Reps and other members of the CLG. 

Chairperson, Secretary and Treasurer are elected by The Board and allocated roles at initial Board meeting every year.

All Board members are elected/appointed at the AGM for a three-year term.

National Contact List 

Cuidiú - Carmichael House, phone 018724501

BOARD MEMBERS

Board      
Melanie Grace - Board Chairperson
boardchair@cuidiu.ie
Alexie Ui Laoghaire
Elizabeth Mitrow
Gillian Darrer
Maria Ward
Paula Tahaney
 
Adminstrative Council  Name Contact Details Further Details
General Queries   info@cuidiu.ie Elected for a three year term by the Administrative Council
Administrative Council Chair Liz McGovern chair@cuidiu.ie Elected for a three year term by the Administrative Council
President Nicola Reeves president@cuidiu.ie Elected for three year term by all legal members
Events Rep Sara-Jane Kickham events@cuidiu.ie Elected for a three year term by the Administrative Council
Finance Rep Maria Ward finance@cuidiu.ie Elected for a three year term by the Administrative Council
Fundraising Rep VACANT    
GDPR Fiona Collins dataprotection@cuidiu.ie Elected for a three year term by the Administrative Council
Governance Rep Elizabeth Mitrow
Gillian Darrer
governance@cuidiu.ie Elected for a three year term by the Administrative Council
Grants Rep Elaine Campbell cuidiugrants@gmail.com Elected for a three year term by the Administrative Council
Insurance Rep Alexie Ui Laoghaire cuidiuinsurance@gmail.com Elected for a three year term by the Administrative Council
Marketing Rep VACANT    
Membership Secretary Melanie Grace membership@cuidiu.ie Elected for a three year term by the Administrative Council
Minutes Secretary VACANT    
National Newsletter Rep Aoife Deasy newsletter@cuidiu.ie Elected for a three year term by the Administrative Council
Social Media Rep Melanie Boylan cuidiusocialmediarep@gmail.com Elected for a three year term by the Administrative Council
Treasurer Fiona Corry treasurer@cuidiu.ie Elected for a three year term by the Administrative Council
Website Rep Aoife Clifford website@cuidiu.ie Elected for a three year term by the Administrative Council
Sector Reps Name Contact Details Further Details
Antenatal Rep Sarah McCann
Tara Durkin
antenatalrep@cuidiu.ie Nominated by the Antenatal Panel
Branch Rep Alexie Ui Laoghaire branchrep@cuidiu.ie Elected for a three year term by the Administrative Council
Breastfeeding Rep Paula Tahaney breastfeedingrep@cuidiu.ie Nominated by the Breastfeeding Panel
Parent to Parent Support Rep Lara Henry parentsupport@cuidiu.ie Nominated by the Parent to Parent panel