Call for Tenders: Joint research project on identifying integrated family support approaches for families living in the International Protection Accommodation system

Published date: 
Thursday, March 3, 2022

The Children’s Rights Alliance and Tusla, the Child and Family Agency are seeking to jointly contract a consultant to conduct a research study into current family support practices (both onsite and in the community) with a view to identifying needs, exploring what is currently working well and recommending an integrated family support approach to support the particular needs of families living in the international protection accommodation system.

The study will be conducted over a six-month period (approximately April to October 2022). The Children’s Rights Alliance and Tusla, along with a Steering Group of relevant stakeholders will oversee the research project. The Children’s Rights Alliance and Tusla will disseminate and promote the study widely in accordance with its policies and procedures to its members, to Government, key statutory bodies, members of the Oireachtas, the media and beyond.

How to apply
Tenders should be submitted to Tanya Ward, Chief Executive at by close of business on Friday 1 April 2022. Informal queries will be allowed and can be directed to Saoirse Brady at