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Avondhu Blackwater Community Connect Programme

Avondhu Blackwater Partnership Community Handyman Service will continue for older people until we receive notice to cease delivering the service. However the Friendly Call service will continue to be delivered and we will be giving out contact details for the community volunteer groups to our participants who might need essential provisions delivered etc. Family members …

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Warmer Homes Scheme 2020

Do you own your home and if so was it built before 2006? If you are in receipt of one of the following payments then you may qualify to have your home insulated under the ‘Warmer Homes Scheme’.  The Better Energy Warmer Homes Scheme service involves the installation of standard energy efficiency measures that are …

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Old Rustic Bridge Singsong

Did you know that singing for at least 10 minutes a day can reduce stress, clear your sinuses, improve your posture and can help you to live longer. Singing in a group is fun and also improves our mental alertness while widening our circle of friends. Each Tuesday morning Avondhu Blackwater Community Connect will hold …

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Crime Prevention Presentation Talk & Tips

Free Community Event:                     Information Morning Date & Time:                                      October 22nd from 11am to 1pm Venue:                                                 3rd Floor at Avondhu Blackwater Partnership, The Mill, Castletownroche.   Crime Prevention Presentation Talk & Tips by Community Garda Conor Gately to include protecting yourself from Scammers at your door, online and on your phone. Seniors Alert Application forms …

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Avondhu Blackwater Community Connect raise vital funds for Homeless Support and Help Cork: http://bit.ly/2FTTy8l

Avondhu Blackwater Community Connect would like to thank everyone who attended their coffee morning in aid of Homeless Support and Help Cork on Tuesday the 27th of February in The Mill, Castletownroche. An impressive €470 was raised during the event, this will go a long way in providing vital supplies for the charity so that …

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Community Connect Coffee Morning

Avondhu Blackwater Community Connect are hosting a Coffee Morning in aid of Homeless Support and Help Cork on February 27th from 11am – 1pm at the Mill Castletownroche. See details below.

Avondhu Blackwater Partnership wish to recruit a Handyman

Avondhu Blackwater Partnership CLG is currently recruiting a Handyman to complement the existing staff operating the programme. The position available will require the applicant to deliver a handyman service to older people in the North Cork Area. Full training will be provided and a full clean driving licence is essential. The Handyman must be in receipt …

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Discovering your Roots, An Introduction to Family History/ Genealogy

Avondhu Blackwater Partnership CLG is delighted to announce a FREE information talk on Discovering your Roots, An Introduction to Family History/ Genealogy. The talk will be provided by James Quain Of Cork Genealogical Society. Venue: Avondhu Blackwater Partnership CLG, The Mill, Castletownroche, Co. Cork Date & Time: October 11, 2016 11am-1pm Cover Charge: €2 To reserve a …

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Volunteer Telephone Befrienders Needed

Avondhu Blackwater Partnership is seeking volunteers to help deliver their Community Connect befriending service to older people. Volunteers will be asked to deliver the befriending service by telephone. This vital service provides older people with a link to the outside world and often acts as a gateway to other services and valuable support.The telephone befriending service called ‘Community Connect’ …

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