Minister Patrick O’Donovan addresses Symposium on the Impact of Domestic Abuse and Coercive control

Minister of Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science, Patrick O’Donovan TD today addressed the Symposium on the Impact of Domestic Abuse and Coercive control in the Millennium Theatre, TUS Limerick Campus. The focus of the symposium is to highlight the impact of the accredited continuous professional development Haven Horizons/TUS Level 6 training programme…

Minister Joe O’Brien announces 56 projects to be funded under the International Protection Integration Fund 2024

Speaking today at The Wheel’s Annual Summit in Croke Park, the Minister of State for Community Development, Integration and Charities, Joe O’Brien, took the opportunity with some of the successful projects present at the Summit to announce the 56 projects set to receive €2,496,790 in funding under the International Protection Integration Fund 2024. The fund…

The Alzheimer Society of Ireland’s Bessboro Day Centre Launches First-Of-Its-Kind Activity Lodge & Celebrates the 30th Anniversary of Tea Day

Andy Heffernan CEO ASI pictured at The Alzheimer Society of Ireland’s Bessboro Day Centre in Cork City for the official launch of its Activity Lodge, the first-of-its-kind in Ireland. Photography By Gerard McCarthy 087 8537228 On Saturday, 25 th May 2024, The Alzheimer Society of Ireland’s (The ASI’s) Bessboro Day Centre will officially open its…

Padel Tennis Ireland announces sports partnership programme that will benefit 300 Cork charities and voluntary organisations

The multi award winning Padel Tennis Ireland campus at Fota Junction in Carrigtwohill has announced a new Sports Partnership Programme for 300 businesses and which will benefit 300 of Cork’s voluntary, social, civic, charitable and not for profit organisations. Padel Tennis Ireland has also announced the appointment of No.1 Media Group as its partner in…

Official opening of Padel Tennis Ireland in Cork

The Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment Simon Coveney performed the official opening of Padel Tennis Ireland on Saturday morning at the newly established 15,000 square foot facility at Fota Junction in Carrigtwohill. The Minister delivered a speech congratulating the founders of the facility Mark White and Jeremy Coyle and acknowledging the many benefits for…

Minister of State for Disabilities announces €750,000 for Digital and Assistive Technology projects

Minister of State for Disabilities, Anne Rabbitte, announced a further €750,000 in funding for 9 projects under the Health Service Executive’s Cooperative Real Engagement for Assistive Technology Enhancement (CREATE) initiative. CREATE II is the second iteration of the CREATE initiative, which was initially launched in January 2022, and aims to improve access to Digital and…

Legislation to establish Cuan: the Domestic, Sexual and Gender-Based Violence Agency passed by Oireachtas

Minister for Justice, Helen McEntee and Minister of State for Law Reform and Youth Justice James Browne have welcomed the passing through the Oireachtas of legislation which will establish a statutory agency under the remit of the Department of Justice dedicated to tackling and reducing domestic, sexual and gender-based violence (DSGBV) and supporting victims and…