ClapHandies” provides unique parenting programmes and engaging “education through play” programmes for young families. ClapHandies was launched in 2008 and currently runs PlayLab classes for 0 to 3 year olds and Baby Massage Courses, Paediatric First Aid courses, PlayParties and events across Dublin, Wicklow and Kildare.
The PlayLabs are all about learning through play, with activities such as rhyme time, music, movement, challenging and fun activities suited to each age group. Each class is a structured hour (55 mins) that follows a familiar pattern with new and engaging core play activities weekly.
Ages – Babies from 6weeks, Wobblers from 10 months & Toddlers from 18mths to 3 years.
Location – Multiple venues in Dublin & beyond
Duration – 7-week term
Price – Starting at €100 (discounts available)
ClapHandies Baby Massage
The Baby Massage course is suitable for babies from 6 weeks to 9 months. Massage strokes are taught in stages over the weeks so baby becomes used to touch and you can practice at home and ask questions when you return to class the following week.
Ages – Suitable from 6 weeks
Location – Multiple Venues in Dublin & beyond
Duration – 4 x 1 hour sessions
Price – starting at €120 per family
*Baby Massage is a reclaimable health expense with most Health Insurance Packages.
ClapHandies – First Aid Training
This comprehensive Paediatric First Aid training course covers both the practical and theory elements of first aid training. Contents include C.P.R., choking and airway management, recovery position (practical & theory), temperature management, burns and scalds, fractures & breaks, meningitis and other emergencies.
Location – Dublin 2
Duration – 6 hours
Price – starting at €140 per person
ClapHandies – PlayParties
There is nothing more special than your child’s first birthday. With the unique ClapHandies PlayParty, we can take away all the stress and leave you all the fun.
Celebrate your child’s special day with a range of age appropriate parties, from your baby’s first birthday party full of puppets, song and story-time through to your 8 year old’s sport or crafty parties. ClapHandies PlayParties can be held in your own home or in one of our many venues across the Dublin and surrounds.
Location – In your home or in one of our venues
Price – starting at €140