Bulbs for Bees!

We’re very excited to be taking part in this initiative!   If you are a community group, residents association, youth group etc. you can pick up your free bulbs from one of our local offices on Wednesday, 29th September from 10am to 4pm.   In Castleisland  NEWKD Offices, Tralee Road In Dingle           NEWKD Offices, An […]


  Irish Local Development Network (ILDN) who represent Ireland’s 49 Local Development Companies and LEADER providers have outlined their priorities from a LEADER perspective to the Minister for Agriculture Food & Marine Charlie McConalogue TD ahead of the forthcoming Budget. ILDN Rural Development/LEADER Chair Éamonn O Reilly and an ILDN delegation met with Minister McConalogue […]

Moving On Recruitment Information Morning

Are you a woman in Kerry looking for support and training to find employment? At Moving On we are recruiting now for our new programme starting at the end of September We are more than just an employment programme. We help you build your confidence, discover what you want to do and support you to […]

Moving On is now recruiting for Autumn 2022

Moving On is an innovative employment programme or women in Kerry, matching women who are looking for work with employers looking for staff. Moving On offers women free training, support & links with employers. It also gives women the opportunity to update their digital skills.   Over 200 women have participated in the programme so […]

Show Castleisland Carers Wellness Day

Show Castleisland Cares’ Wellness Day This is to showcase the services and supports available in the area including alternative therapies, sports and fitness, nutrition, hobbies and other mental health and wellness supports. Date:  Sunday 10th October Venue: An Riocht, Castleisland Time: 11.00am – 2.00pm Who is it for: Family friendly event with fun outdoor activities […]

Bodywhys Talk on Body Image and Eating Disorders

As part of HealthyKerry Wellness Fest we are delighted to welcome Harriet Parsons, Training & Development Manager from Bodywhys , the national voluntary organisation supporting people affected by eating disorders.   In this talk, Harriet will discuss eating disorders, with a focus on thinking about body image and navigating the world of social media and […]

Co-Developing Smart Villages – Towards Stronger Rural Communities

NEWKD and WLR, in conjunction with KPMG Future Analytics and UCD, will host a virtual conference entitled ‘Co-Developing Smart Villages – Towards Stronger Rural Communities’ over two morning sessions on the 30th September and the 1st of October. To register, please visit: https://kpmgireland.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_MOCTtDNiTWaVcDgL3McPWA

Breakthrough whose life are you living

As part of HealthyKerry we are delighted to welcome Dr. Tony Humphreys on Tuesday 12th October.  This is an online event.  Tony will demonstrate how the source of human suffering is in not having been given the opportunity to tell our story.   To book your free place https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/breakthrough-whose-life-are-you-living-delivered-by-dr-tony-humphreys-tickets-167711059293