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    Children & Young People Services Provider Panel

    Wexford Local Development is developing a panel of suitably qualified and experienced service providers to supplement existing community based activities with children and young people in the following areas: Literacy/Numeracy Support Homework Support Physical Activities; including Fitness, Dance & Drama Learning through Creativity After-schools Group Leaders   Specific Geographical Communities: Enniscorthy Town, Bunclody, Ferns/Camolin, Courtown/Riverchapel, […]
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    Networking Women’s Groups

    Building on the solidarity demonstrated at the first Women’s Groups Networking event in March 2016, 57 representatives from 14 Women’s groups across Co. Wexford came together in Templeshannon Community Centre on November 9th to discuss women’s leadership in their communities, hosted by Wexford Local Development.The networking event consisted of workshops where participants reflected on the […]
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    Raising Awareness of Traveller Suicide

    Suicide is a huge issue in the Travelling Community in Co. Wexford. The All Ireland Traveller Health Study co-ordinated by UCD in 2010 reported that a Traveller man is six times more likely than his settled counterpart to die by suicide. As a result of large family networks, for each Traveller who dies by suicide, […]

Calendar of Events

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    Roma After Schools Club

    Four week After-schools club in partnership with the Roma Community Project Enniscorthy. For children aged 6 – 12 years and their parents, supported through our Family Literacy Programme of educational support. Physical activities incorporated with learning and conversational English language skills development Event DetailsDate: Monday 21st of November 2016Time: 4.00pmLocation: Presentation Centre, EnniscorthyPhone: 053 9155864
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    Abrasive Wheels Training New Ross

    Course Name: Abrasive Wheels Description: This course is designed to provide trainees with the appropriate knowledge of the hazards and dangers when working with Abrasive Wheels. It also provides participants with the expertise required to mount an Abrasive Wheel Suitable For: Abrasive Wheels is for people who are likely to work in an environment that […]
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    Sports Facilities Funding Opportunities

    We are hosting a workshop for Local Community Groups to explore funding opportunities for the development of sporting facilities with a social inclusion focus. This event is targeted at Local Community Groups with whom we have been working with over during 2015 and 2016, in specific geographic communities, with limited access to facilities. We will […]