Important Announcement!

Focus on Family will be closed from Monday 23rd March 2020 onwards for the foreseeable future.

All services & activities have been cancelled, the centre is entirely closed due to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic situation.

We will re-open when we are advised that it is safe to do so for our staff, volunteers & visitors.

We hope that everyone stays safe & look after each other, we look forward to seeing you all again when we re-open.

If anyone needs anything, support or advice, please email Brendan Patterson (Project Manager) via email to managerfof@btconnect.com


Focus on Family is the first Nurturing & Development Centre in Ireland. We are situated in the Ballysally Estate of Coleraine, N.Ireland.

Our building houses a dedicated childcare facility, training room, IT suite, launderette, kitchens, social area and staff offices.

In addition to the community space provided, Focus on Family also offers:

• Specialised childcare and crèche provision

• Nurturing Family Links Programmes

• Skills-based courses such as Essential Skills, IT, Cookery, & Fitness Programmes

• Complementary Therapies including Reiki, Yoga, Pilates, Reflexology & Aromatherapy

• Cultural, cross-community programmes and events

• SAGE Payroll service for small businesses