Financial pressures of back to schools impacting local families

Parents of school going children in the North West are being urged to explore what supports are in place to assist with back to schools costs.


The manager of the Sligo Resource Centre says the costs associated with returning to school is putting pressure on several families across the North West region.


Liz Keane was reacting to the findings of a recent study which claimed that the majority of parents are concerned about the financial pressures.



Liz Keane says there is support for parents when it comes to returning to school: