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Anam Cara, an organisation that supports bereaved parents

By | February 13th, 2018|Events|

Anam Cara, an organisation that supports bereaved parents, will hold a Bereavement Information Evening on Monday 19th of February from 19:30 to 21:30 in the Horse & Jockey Hotel, Thurles, Co. Tipperary.  Aguest speaker experienced in supporting bereaved parents will talk for about forty minutes. Afterwards there’ll be an opportunity to speak/listen to other bereaved parents or to speak to the professional should you have any questions or concerns. As Anam Cara will need to confirm numbers for teas, coffees, please RSVP to info@anamcara.ie before Friday 16th February or call [...]

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Festival Supports Grants Scheme 2018 – Community Event Grants Scheme 2018

By | February 7th, 2018|Grants|

Festival Supports Grants Scheme 2018 - Community Event Grants Scheme 2018 Kilkenny County Council has provided funding for festival and event organisers to aid with the development and promotion of events in Kilkenny during 2018. These grant schemes aim to promote and support local community events and to assist those events that support tourism. The main purpose of the Festival Support Grants scheme is to support festivals and participative events which drive tourism in Kilkenny, underpinning the Council's Tourism strategy and improve the visitor experience in Kilkenny city and county. [...]

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Project Lab ’18 Enhanced Communities, Empowered Youth. 13 – 16 March 2018, Talinn, Estonia

By | January 31st, 2018|Events|

A unique international training opportunity for organisations interested in developing inter-national initiatives working with young people (aged 13 – 30) This Lab aims to create the necessary working environment for organisations that are active locally in the youth field to create sustainable networks and partnerships for the development of future projects. It aims to support and facilitate cooperation, the development of project ideas, designing, writing of funding applications and in the implementation of projects. Continued support will be offer throughout the process and in the case of successful applicants, during [...]

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St. Patrick’s Day Parade

By | January 31st, 2018|Events|

The St Patrick’s Day committee would like to urge all organisations across the city and county to get involved in the annual St. Patricks Day Parade, taking place in Kilkenny on Saturday 17th March at 1pm, in what is always a fantastic family orientated community event to celebrate our Irishness. The theme for the 2018 parade is ‘Kilkenny through the Ages’ - there are so many interesting aspects to Kilkenny city and County. From its rich history to its industrial successes and its sporting prowess – draw inspiration for your float [...]

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ALDI FORÓIGE YOUTH CITIZENSHIP AWARDS 2018

By | January 24th, 2018|Events|

Have you or your youth group done work in the community that you’re proud of? The Aldi Foróige Youth Citizenship Awards celebrate youth action and the positive difference young people make in their community. The awards are open to all youth groups and individuals aged 10-18.  To register for the awards visit http://bit.ly/2rlN0Md Any Club / Project / Individual wishing to enter the Awards should register their interest, and deadline for entry is March 26th 2018. For full details check out Register now for the ALDI FORÓIGE YOUTH CITIZENSHIP AWARDS 2018 [...]

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AOIFE – POP Up Advice Clinics

By | January 23rd, 2018|Events|

The Association of Irish Festival & Events (AOIFE)'s Executive Director and Communications Assistant will be in the Springhill Hotel, Kilkenny on February 6th - in an effort to meet local member Festival and event organisers. Modelled on other Network offerings – the POP Up Advice Clinics are facilitated locally to allow organisers to meet AOIFE personnel and get a steer on some of their problems. Please see attached Press Release for more information about the pop up clinic. AOIFE Advice Pop Up Clinics Press Release

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Research / Evidence / Action – Bulletin on Neurological Condition

By | January 23rd, 2018|News|

2018 Research bulletin on neurological conditions - stroke, multiple sclerosis  etc. showing that MS is the most common neurological condition of accounting for 38.3 % out of 34 neurological categories listed. Table 8 shows current service and future service requirements - Rehabilitation is the most common intervention required 38.5 %. MAP_bulletin_2018_Issue_9_01

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Recovery College Workshop Application 24th Jan 18

By | January 19th, 2018|Events|

the Recovery college, Kilkenny is holding a 1/2 day workshop on Wednesday 24th Jan Recovery Principles and Practice aims to bring an increased awareness to all those who are working in and have an interest in the area of Mental Health.  The training is built on incorporating the unique expertise that core stakeholders, service users, family members and professionals bring to the recovery process. This workshop looks at the principles of recovery and how we apply these principles to our everyday lives     application attached  Recovery College Student Enrolment Form

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Stop Food Waste Week 22 to 28 January 2018 – Just Eat It: A Food Waste Story

By | January 17th, 2018|Events|

Just Eat It:  A Food Waste Story is a multi-award winning documentary by Grant Baldwin and Jenny Rustemeyer. It will be screened in venues throughout Ireland this January as part of a food waste awareness week run by the EPA’s Stop Food Waste programme. The EPA’s Stop Food Waste Programme is encouraging everyone to make the most of their food, and avoid throwing out up to €700 worth of food every year. The Stop Food Waste week will run from 22 – 28 January and will highlight the issues of [...]

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Kilkenny Access for All Consultation Workshop

By | January 16th, 2018|Events|

Kilkenny Access for All is a partnership of interested stakeholder’s across the disability, community and business sectors with a goal of universal access for all in Kilkenny, where all citizens have equal opportunities for economic, social, cultural and community participation. Kilkenny PPN is the lead organisation for this group with multiple partners across the County working towards an enhanced living and community environment. O’Herlihy Access Consultancy (OHAC) has been engaged by Kilkenny PPN as consultants on the delivery of the Kilkenny Access for All Strategy. In the context of this [...]

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