What do you think about forestry in Co. Leitrim? Have your say and be part of policy review for the county. Information collated from responses to the questionnaire will form part of a Leitrim PPN position on Forestry policy submitted for the Council’s policy review.
Introduction Ireland’s new National Digital Strategy aims to map out how we can positively embrace digital advances for the benefit of every citizen, business, and community in Ireland. We want to educate and empower all our citizens to embrace digital … Continued
Pensions are important to us all. The Government is making proposals to change how the contributory state pension is calculated. The total contributions approach is a way of assessing and calculating a person’s eligibility for a full State pension. Government … Continued
CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS MEASURING OUTCOMES FOR YOUNG PEOPLE ENGAGED WITH YOUTH SERVICES The Department of Children and Youth Affairs (DCYA) invites submissions from individuals or organisations with an interest in youth, personal or social services in relation to measuring outcomes … Continued
Remembering Leitrim’s War Dead seeks to explore ways to remember and commemorate the men and women of Leitrim who were affected by the First World War. It aims to develop a consensus of ideas around a World War 1 remembrance project.
Facilitated consultations will take the form of public workshops, focus group meetings and one to one meetings.
What Do You Think? The Department of Rural and Community Development (DRCD) is taking the lead this year in producing the ‘Be Winter Ready’ leaflet. The focus this year will be on ‘Community Supports’ and DRCD would welcome input from … Continued
Do you think that there is a need for a dedicated Volunteer Centre in Leitrim?
Leitrim Development Company is currently applying for a Volunteer Centre for Leitrim. A Volunteer Centre provides a link between people interested in volunteering and non-profit groups looking for volunteers. These centres advertise for volunteers on behalf of groups and refer interested people to these groups. A volunteer centre would have dedicated staff and facilities to carry out this service and others that would help community groups.
In order to assist with this, Leitrim Development Company would be grateful if your group, could take the time to fill out the questionnaire below and return it to them by the 18th May 2018.
What Is The Consultation About? The Government has asked the Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection to consult with families about recommendations from the Make Work Pay for People with Disabilities Report 2017 which may affect your family. The … Continued
PUBLIC CONSULTATION ON NATIONAL ACTION PLAN FOR SOCIAL INCLUSION, DEADLINE MARCH 16TH 2018 The Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection is in the early stages of developing a new National Action Plan/Integrated framework for Social Inclusion 2018 to 20121 … Continued