Kids’ Own launches new book “Love is Love” by young people from Sligo and Leitrim

Kids' Own was delighted to launch our brand new book "Love is Love: A book about teen queer experiences by young people from Sligo and Leitrim"

Kids’ Own Appoints New CEO and Creative Director

The Board of Directors of Kids’ Own Publishing Partnership is delighted to announce the appointment of Ciara Gallagher to the post of Chief Executive Officer/Creative Director.

Foldout Publication on A-Z Early Literacy Project coming soon!

The findings from our A-Z: Alphabet of Actions project, a pilot project exploring early literacy with young children through creative processes that took place during 2020 and 2021, will be published soon!

Creative workshops

We were delighted to facilitate some creative workshops with young people who are active with Down Syndrome Sligo, Mayo and Leitrim this May.

Teacher – Artist Partnership (TAP) Special Initiative videos

We are delighted to launch a video series developed as part of a special initiative created in partnership with the Teacher-Artist Partnership (TAP) Programme.

Liz Coman joins the Board of Kids’ Own

Liz Coman is an Assistant Arts Officer with Dublin City Council and a Visual Arts Education Curator.

New researchers Tamsin Cavaliero & Susan McDonnell

They will be measuring the impact of our Our Lives, Our Voices project on participants from a rights-based perspective.

Climate action resource back from printers

Get your copy of this A2-size resource poster, packed with ideas for the classroom in which children can engage with their local area and themes of climate action.

Look at this!

We have developed our archive of children’s artwork and writing from over 20 years of projects. This space is curated by Kids’ Own on an ongoing basis.


“Future Selves/ Dream Jars” Photograph (2016)