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Heads Up Programme in Athy February 2019

Are you male and over 18 years of age?
Are you motivated to change?

A 12 week Heads Up Programme starts in Athy in February 2019.  The programme runs for 2 mornings per week and for further information please contact Niamh on 085-2845871/045-446357 or email: niamh@countykildarelp.ie

Click the following link to download the promotional brochure:  Heads Up Kildare Prog 11 Athy […]

By |January 25th, 2019|Latest News|

Healthy Ireland in Kildare January- March 2019

Kildare Local Community Development Committee and Children and Young People’s Services Committee continue to promote healthy lifestyles across the county.  This programme builds on the very successful Healthy Ireland activities held in 2018 – over 5,000 people took part in a range of health and wellbeing activities across the county!

Healthy Ireland in Kildare activities for […]

By |January 25th, 2019|Latest News|

Kildare LEADER Projects Approved

Kildare LCDC and County Kildare LEADER Partnership are delighted to approved LEADER funding for Clane Athletics Club and Rathcoffey GAA Community Walkway.
Clane Athletics Club now plan to build an all-weather athletic track to retain members and to grow and diversify the membership base. Rathcoffey GAA will use LEADER funding towards the floodlighting of the new […]

By |September 19th, 2018|Latest News|

Call for Expressions of Interest for Development of Renewable Energy Projects

County Kildare LEADER Partnership have announced their time limited call for expressions of interest in LEADER funding for the development of Renewable Energy projects.  A total fund of €180,000 is available for a variety of project types for capital works, equipment, market research and bespoke training.

Examples of projects might include:
– Raising awareness on renewable energy […]

By |September 17th, 2018|Latest News|

Heads Up starts September 2018 in Kildare Town & Athy

Heads Up is a programme for men aged 18-24 years who are feeling low and unmotivated.  The programme starts in September 2018 in Kildare Town and Athy.

For further details contact Deirdre on 085-1068305 /  045-446357 or email Deirdre@countykildarelp.ie

Click here to see the Heads Up leaflet – Heads Up Kildare 

By |August 21st, 2018|Latest News|

Launch of Kildare 2016 Census Profiles

The Mayor of Kildare, Cllr. Martin Miley launched the most up to date Census 2016 profiles of Kildare on Monday 25th June 2018.  The launch was held in the new Athy Community Library  in advance of the full meeting of Kildare County Council.   The profile reports will inform and drive the strategic development of the county. The six distinct reports […]

By |June 27th, 2018|Latest News|

Community Enhancement Programme 2018

The Community Enhancement Programme (CEP) is a new programme for 2018.  The CEP provides funding to support small capital projects or to match fund larger projects in disadvantaged areas or with disadvantaged groups.

The overall budget for Kildare is €148,013 and the closing date is 5.00pm on 30th of July.  No late applications will be accepted.  There is […]

By |June 27th, 2018|Latest News|

Healthy Ireland 5K Kildare – a great success!

600 participants completed the ‘Couch to 5k’ event in Naas on Sunday 16th March. This event was the centrepiece of the Healthy Ireland Kildare Active Communities Programme, a multi-agency initiative to increase involvement in sports and physical activity. Well done everyone!

By |April 17th, 2018|Latest News|

LEADER Funded Social Enterprise Programme in Kildare

‘LEADER Funded Free Social Enterprise Programme for Kildare-based social entrepreneurs and community groups runs from May – Nov 2018 at CKLP offices Naas’

County Kildare Leader Partnership are inviting Kildare-based social entrepreneurs and community groups to take part in the LEADER Funded Kildare Social Enterprise Programme to help develop Social Enterprise in the county.

The Free Programme […]

By |March 29th, 2018|Latest News|

LEADER Information Evening Sessions 8th, 13th & 15th March 2018

LEADER Information evening sessions will take place in three locations in Kildare in March as follows:

8th March 7.00pm – 9.00pm – Teach Dara Kildare Town
13th March 7.00pm – 9.00pm – Celbridge Manor, Celbridge
15th March 7.00pm – 9.00pm – Clanard Court Hotel Athy

The information sessions are in relation to LEADER funding opportunities under the themes of […]

By |February 15th, 2018|Latest News|