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Children’s Rights Alliance – Moving in the Right Direction

By |2018-10-03T09:57:04+00:00October 3rd, 2018|News|

A series of five symposia on responding to the needs of child refugees.  These symposia will provide a unique opportunity to learn from leading international and national experts about best practice and research in key areas relating to child refugees. The Children’s Rights Alliance is delighted to be hosting a week-long programme of symposia focusing on five key areas for refugee children. -          Early Childhood Education and Care -          Mental Health -          Community Integration -          Know Your Rights -          Education These symposia will provide a unique opportunity to learn from [...]

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Mildred Anne Butler and her World Lecture

By |2018-09-26T11:48:22+00:00September 26th, 2018|News|

Duchas – Tullaherin Heritage Society – are holding a Lecture by Dr. Tom Duffy from the Institute of Art, Design and Technology, Dún Laoghaire  on  MILDRED ANNE BUTLER and her World - Dr. Walter Walsh Memorial Lecture.   On Friday 12th October at 8.00 p.m  in Thomastown Community Centre Mildred Anne Butler Poster - click this link to view

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Are You On The Register Of Electors

By |2018-09-26T10:18:54+00:00September 26th, 2018|News|

You can check at the offices of Kilkenny County Council, County Hall, John Street, Kilkenny,    Phone: 0567794070, Email: info@kilkennycoco.ie and on-line at www.checktheregister.ie. If not, there is time to apply for inclusion in the Supplement in order to vote in the Presidential Election and the Referendum on the Thirty-seventh Amendment of the Constitution (Repeal of offence of publication or utterance of blasphemous matter) Bill 2018. The Presidential Election and referendum will take place on Friday 26 October 2018.    Click here to view poster

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Communities Creating Jobs Newsletter

By |2018-09-17T11:57:57+00:00September 17th, 2018|News|

COMMUNITY FINANCE IRELAND has issued their autumn version of the “Communities Creating Jobs” or “CCJ” Newsletter.    The articles should prove useful to those communities seeking to re-energise their locality, with examples of good news stories from around the country.    CCJ Autumn 2018 Newsletter  Click this link to read

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The Enterprising Community by Senan Cooke

By |2018-09-05T15:22:42+00:00September 5th, 2018|News|

Senan Cooke has released his new book "The Enterprising Community" which is a great resource to community groups from all walks of life, and addresses a critically important issue in Irish Society. It provides readers with a road-map for the development and capacity building for community groups. Senan Cooke’s details are: senan@dunhillecopark.com Senan Book Promotion - click here for more         Book Endorsements - click here to read

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Volunteer with VSI on an EU funded project in France

By |2018-07-31T12:12:56+00:00July 31st, 2018|News|

Would you like to spend 12 months in France volunteering on an EU funded project about youth mobility and Irish culture? Voluntary Service International (VSI) are looking for a volunteer (aged from 18 to 30) interested in Irish music and culture who would like to learn French and do creative work with the local community. Click here for more information

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Recovery College South East

By |2018-07-30T12:43:28+00:00July 30th, 2018|News|

Recovery College South East has announced their Autumn/Winter timetable for 2018 for Kilkenny. The courses/workshops in the Recovery College are for everyone, as mental health is everyone's business. We are all directly or indirectly affected by it. Recovery College South East Timetable Semester Sept 2018 to Dec 2018 - Click this link Completed enrolment forms can be posted or emailed to the Recovery College South East or alternatively, places may be booked by phone. (Contact details on enrolment form attached). Please do not hesitate to contact the Recovery College South East [...]

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