Parenting Needs Assessment

You are being asked to complete this form as part of the ongoing programme evaluation of the Parenting Programme Strategy Group which aims to support and inform parenting programmes for parents in the NEIC. The form should take approximately 10 minutes to complete and there are no known risks with completing this form. All the answers we collect will be put together and will be used in our end of year report to summarise participants’ feedback. It might also be used for wider dissemination in conferences or journals. Your data will be held confidentially by the researcher, it will not be possible to identify you in any of our dissemination activities as we will only share the information in summary form. You have the right to not complete this form, and you also have the right to withdraw your data after you have completed the form. Your data will be stored securely in NCI and will be retained for a minimum of 5 years in line with NCI’s data retention policy for research data. If you have any questions, please contact us on


What service(s) do you engage with?

Where would you look for help, support, or information if you needed help or advice?

What age groups are your children?

Would you be interested in participating in a Parent's Forum? 
(A safe and inclusive environment where parents can share ideas and inform school's and services on the needs of their children and families)

Would you be interested in accessing parenting support or programmes? 

What day would work best for you to attend a parenting programme?

What time of day would suit you to attend a parenting programme?

Where would you like training to take place:

Would you prefer to access support on a one-to-one basis or group?

Would you be interested in:

How would you like to access information on parenting courses & supports?


Thank you for taking the time to complete this questionnaire. 

Submitting this form implies your consent to participate in ELI’s research and evaluation activities as explained to you.