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TORC Community & Family Resource Centre

Was established in 2004 and is based in Ballyspillane Estate Killarney Co. Kerry. We are part of Irelands largest family support programme with 121 Family Resource Centres located throughout Ireland and are funded by the Child & Family Agency (Tusla) under the Family & Community Services FRC National Programme.

Supports & Services

We provide a universal range of early intervention and prevention programmes parenting programmes and community activities to support families and communities in need.

Torc Community & Family Resource Centre is a bright, welcoming, vibrant centre that offers a range of family support services including a high-quality Childcare Service for parents and children. Our Staff and voluntary Board of Management are committed to providing the best possible service to our community.  Read more

Geographical Area

Over the years the CFRC has evolved and expanded in order to provide these supports to families and communities in our wider catchment area incorporating new communities in Killarney Town & Municipal District Areas , Ballyspillane & Ballydribeen Estates Muckross, Kilcummin, Ballyhar, East Killarney, Headford, Baraduff Rathmore Gneeveguilla areas supporting a population of 19,000 people.

Target Groups

Vulnerable Families, Children and young people, Older Persons, Migrant & New Communities

Partner Organisations

Our Core Staff

The Centre

Derek O’Leary: Manager  

Connie O’Leary: Project Manager  

Denis Hayes: Administrator

Family Support

Kayleigh Power: Family Support Worker

Louise Kiely: Family Support Worker 

Marian McCabe: Community Dev Worker

Reception & Caretaker

Norma Costello

Sophie Haighway

Dan O’ Shea  

Childcare Services

Theresa O’ Neill: Childcare

Service Manager

Kirsty O’ Carroll: Childcare Supervisor

Pre-School Early Years Educators 

Social Prescribing

Deirdre Nagle