Is your teenager in danger of going off the rails? Raised by the village is a new hit RTE One format which sees troublesome teenagers swap city living and their parents’ rules for a week’s dose if discipline Irish village style. Are you at the end of your tether? WAKA TV are on the lookout for embattled parents who think their teen could benefit from a change of scenery.

Swapping life under Mam and Dad to be ‘Raised by the Village’ in one of Ireland’s closest knit rural communities. As the old saying goes, it takes a village to raise a child and they want to give two city teens the opportunity to reboot their bad behaviour and turn lives around with the help and support of an entire community. So if you would like your teen to realise there is more to life than snapchat and backchat, selfies and selfishness they’d love to hear from you!

Contact Ruth Roden on info@wakatv.ie or call 01 6343732