Community Development

ACCESS TO UNIVERSITY COURSE at UL

The University of Limerick wishes to offer eligible candidates the opportunity to come to University through their ACCESS TO UNIVERSITY COURSE.  This course is for you, if: you are under the age of 23 years as of 1st January 2014. you could … Continue reading

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Men’s Shed Meeting in Kinsale this week

There will be a public meeting in the Red Cross building at Church Lane in Kinsale on Wednesday 28th August at 7.30 regarding the setting up of a Men’s Shed in Kinsale.  Anyone interested is more than welcome to attend.  If you … Continue reading

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Public Consultation – National Strategy for Education for Sustainable Development

The Minister for Education and Skills, Ruairí Quinn, T.D. on the 6th of August launched a public consultation on the development of a National Strategy for Education for Sustainable Development (ESD). The development of a National Strategy for ESD is … Continue reading

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St Finbarr’s Pilgrim Walks: 10th – 11th August and 17th – 18th August

The annual Community St Finbarr’s Pilgrim Walk will take place on the weekend of 10th-11th August 2013.  Over the past four years this has been a popular walk with folks from Drimoleague and beyond participating. It is a two day … Continue reading

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Social Enterprise in Ireland: Sectoral Opportunities and Policy Issues

Date: 26 July 2013 Source: Forfás Topics: Enterprise, General This report analyses the current performance and potential of the social enterprise sector in Ireland to contribute to job creation, growth and economic well-being. Forfás and the Department of Jobs, Enterprise … Continue reading

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Tús involvement with the Bealick Mill Heritage Centre.

The Bealick Mill is a multi-storeyed hydro-powered mill situated on the river Laney, close to the N22 in Macroom. The Bealick mill was restored to its former glory in 1993 and was opened as a tourist attraction following the work. … Continue reading

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After-school Child Care Scheme (ASCC)

The Department of Social Protection is launching Phase 2 of the After-school Child Care Scheme (ASCC) on the 31st July.  The scheme provides supports to low-income and unemployed people to take up a job, increase their hours of employment, or … Continue reading

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Tús participants help restore Trinity Well to former glory

 Trinity Well is set over looking the magnificent harbour of Kinsale near Charles Fort in west Cork.  Close to the site once stood Holy Trinity Church (which served the parish of Ringcurran) and also Barry Og Castle (which was taken by Cromwellian … Continue reading

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RSS assist with Fastnet Short Film Festival

RSS participants help bring lights, camera and action to the Mizen.  Here are Jack Murphy, Pierse O Driscoll and Thomas Roycroft erecting army tents in Schull for the film festival crew.  

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The Coca‑Cola Thank You Fund 2013

The Coca-Cola Thank You Fund 2013 is awarding €125,000 to not-for-profit voluntary and charitable organisations operating within communities throughout the island of Ireland. In 2013, Coca-Cola are looking for organisations that wish to develop a new innovative project or initiative that … Continue reading

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