Tiling completed at Duagh Creche – Tús Work in Progress!

Group pictured in Duagh Family Resourse Centre at the completion of the tiling of the crèche. Pictured (left to right) Richie Curtin, Duagh FRC; Fiona Keogh, National Learning Network Tralee; Bernie Broderick, Manager/Co-ordinator Duagh FRC; Michael Collins, Tús Employee, Duagh FRC and Michelle O’Connell, Office Administrator, Duagh FRC. Photo by Pat Harnett, Tús Supervisor.

Méala Bereavement Support Group – there’s a group near you…

Méala Bereavement Support Group – there’s a group near you… The Castleisland Meeting takes place on the second and last Thursday of every month at 7pm in the NEKD Office, Crageens, Castleisland; for more info please ring the organiser on 087 6092618 or 068 24012. The Listowel Meeting takes place on the last Wednesday of […]

The Cove Youth Café – The Year That Was 2014

A lovely report from one of the volunteers and organisers of Cove Youth Café in Ballybunion Rescue, Cathy Sadlier The Cove Youth Café – The Year That Was 2014 Volunteers at the Helm of Youth Space Ballybunion The Cove Youth Café serving the young people of the community. The young people of our town have […]

Useful contact numbers

Christmas time can be full of fun, joy and happy times with friends and family, but it can also be a very stressful, lonely time. Here are some useful contact numbers should you or someone you know need them: South Doc 1850 335 999 Kerry General Hospital A&E 066 718400 HSE Child Protection Social Work […]

Ballybunion Tidy Towns

Lovely message from Ballybunion Tidy Towns thanking our colleagues on the Rural Social Scheme: 8th DECEMBER AND THE WEEDS ARE STILL GROWING. Once again our NEKD (North & East Kerry Development) workers, came to our rescue. Monday saw them on the Sandhill Road clearing the weeds. Due to the face we dont have enough volunteers […]

KWIN’s 2nd Conference “Women Telling A Different Story” 2014

The 2nd Annual KWIN(Kerry Women’s Interactive Network) Conference held on Wednesday 12th November at the Fels Point Hotel, Tralee went off with great success leaving us with a lot of food for thought. Women gathered to Tell a Different Story and gave rise to a courageous conversation. We had the Kavanagh sisters Joyce June and […]

Report from the Farm Family Conference held on the 1st December

ADDRESS BY MINISTER OF STATE ANN PHELAN Family Farm Conference TRALEE Monday, 1st December, 2014   Some 100 farmers and farm families attended a meeting in the Manor West Hotel Tralee on 1-12 14 to discuss Rural development.. The guest speaker was Minister for Rural development, who was followed by other key speakers representing Bord […]