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Dementia Information and Support for Families

Does someone in your family have Alzheimer’s Disease or other dementia? The Crystal Project is holding a FREE 6 week course of information and support sessions for families of people with Alzheimer’s Disease or other dementia.

‘Healthy Food Made Easy’ Programme for Community Groups

The Health Promotion Department of the HSE South are now taking applications from suitable community groups to do our ‘Healthy Food Made Easy’ programme. This is a 6 week nutrition education programme developed by community dietitians for use with adult groups to promote healthy eating and to build simple cookery skills. The aim is to …

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Job Vacancy

JOB DESCRIPTION Job title:       Specialist Employment/Self-employment and Social Enterprise Location:       Avondhu Blackwater Partnership Reporting to:            Chief Executive Responsible for: Engaging with individuals who are unemployed, to move them closer to the labour market and improve work readiness, and support them in accessing employment and self-employment. Providing specific entrepreneurship supports and provision of pre-enterprise …

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REPS 4 Traditional Farm Buildings Grant Scheme 2015

The 2015 REPS4 traditional farm buildings grant scheme has just opened for applications! Download the form and booklet below. The closing date for completed applications is 5pm Monday 27th April 2015.  Applications made by fax or email will not be accepted. In partnership with the Department of Agriculture, Food & the Marine, the Heritage Council administers …

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Brave Paul jumped for Community Connect

Gutsy Paul O’Meara recently took to the skies to raise funds for ‘Community Connect’ a local charity providing services to help older people remain independent for longer. On behalf of all of the beneficiaries availing of the befriending ‘phone service Avondhu Blackwater Partnership extend their thanks to Paul for his generosity and belief in the work of the Community Connect …

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National Spring Clean 1st – 30th April 2015

National Spring Clean is Ireland’s most popular, well recognised and successful anti-litter initiative. Now in its 17th year, the campaign encourages every sector of society to actively participate and take responsibility for litter, by actually conducting clean-ups in their own local environment. National Spring Clean traditionally takes place throughout the month of April. Last year …

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Housing Adaptation Grant

The Housing Adaptation Grant for People with a Disability is available to assist in the carrying out of works which are reasonably necessary for the purposes of rendering a house more suitable for the accommodation of a person with a disability who has an enduring physical, sensory, mental health or intellectual impairment. The types of works …

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