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Cork Education and Training Board, Adult and Community Education and Training

The current situation arising from the Coronavirus/Covid 19 is having a significant impact on everyone. Cork Education and Training Boards services are still operating, including our Adult and Community Education and Training services, and may be of assistance and interest to you if you are confined to your home, have been laid off from work, …

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Age Action and Irish Red Cross COVID-19 Hardship Fund

Helping Older People who are Most In-Need   What: Age Action has launched a COVID-19 Hardship Fund in conjunction with the Irish Red Cross to respond to the immediate needs of older people in vulnerable situations across Ireland experiencing additional hardship as a result of the COVID-19 health crisis.      Why: Age Action and the Irish Red …

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Minster Creed announces new COVID-19 information helpline for farmers

Contact: 076 106 4468 Open from 9.30am to 12.30pm and from 2pm to 5pm Monday to Friday. The Minster for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Michael Creed, T.D., today confirmed the opening of a new information helpline to assist farmers with their queries in relation to current COVID-19 restrictions in place. The Minster commented “my …

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MyWelfare: Quick and Easy Online Application Process for Everyone

The Department’s online portal www.MyWelfare.ie is by far the easiest and quickest way for all customers to apply. All a customer needs is their email address, PPSN and bank account details.    Now on www.MyWelfare.ie all customers can; Apply for the Covid-19 Pandemic Unemployment Payment; Apply for Enhanced Illness Benefit for Covid-19 including for self-isolation cases; Apply for a …

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Increase to the payment rate for COVID-19 Pandemic Unemployment Payment:

  The payment rate of the new Pandemic Unemployment Payment has increased from €203 to €350 per week. The rate increase is effective from 24th March. The scheme is available to both employees and the self-employed who have lost employment on foot of the COVID-19 pandemic.   Any employee or self-employed person who has already …

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eCollege – Online Learning

eCollege is a leading learning platform that delivers online training courses in business, project management, information technology, graphic design, web design, digital marketing, software development and basic computer literacy. eCollege courses are temporarily being made available free of charge as an additional support to those impacted by Covid-19 containment measures. Our courses may benefit those …

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COVID – 19

The National Public Health Emergency Team (NPHET) is leading our public health response to COVID-19 and a National Action Plan was published on 16th March, setting out a whole-of-society response and mobilisation of resources across Government and society to fight the spread of the virus.  This Community Response Action Plan supports the National Action Plan …

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